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Practical Lighting for Film: Content, Context & Composition

Conducted by

Barny Emordi

Practical lighting for film with Barny Emordi

October 25, Tuesday

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Anthill Studios, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria

Workshops Description

Barny Emordi covers cinematography and lighting for film. This session centers on establishing the low light capability of the FX3/FX6 and the FX30, as he shares his experience on practical lighting for cinematic film. The workshop will involve a makeshift setup for a hands on approach so that participants can actively interact with the gear.

Who Can Attend

This session is for filmmakers and content creators who want to improve their skill in lighting for film and visual storytelling, choosing gear and production principles.


Practical lighting for film and establishing the low light capability of the FX3/FX6 and FX30

Barny Emordi

Barny is a seasoned Director of Photography who’s worked on some of the biggest Nigerian films of all time. In 2021, he was named the highest-grossing DOP in Nollywood. His Filmography blockbusters like Prophetess, Superstar, The Ghost and the Tout Too, Hey You, and “DOD” (The first Nollywood time travel film), Multi award-winning “Elevator Baby” film, and a host of TV Commercials for global brands, as well as Documentaries. In a recent feat, Barny led the Nigerian team for Netflix’s original documentary series “Stories of a Generation with Pope Francis”. He believes that films is genuine tools for advocacy.