Rosco Diffusion Series Pt 2: Tough Frost Diffusions

INCLUDED IN THIS LESSON:  17 Minutes of Video Instruction, Detailed Written Breakdown, Lighting Schematics, and Side by Side Comparison for better instruction    –Supplied w/English Subtitles

IN THIS LESSON YOU WILL LEARN:  What separates a Master Cinematographer from a good one?  I ask you this question because are we not all on that road to become the best that we can be?  The Hurlbut Academy is an extension of Lydia’s and my vision, passion, drive, and aspirations.  Signing up you already have seen the passion and dedication, now it is your turn to live, breathe, and love the art of visual storytelling.

This lesson in not only understanding light quality, but also light levels and color temperature shifts when using each diffusion.  This is a test that I would have died to have access to when I was starting out, but with the Hurlbut Academy it is delivered for all of you to ingest and find your own path and style.

  • The ins and outs of Rosco Tough Frosts
  • How Rosco diffusion changes and modifies the quality of light
  • How many stops you lose
  • How color temperature shifts
  • How to master frost diffusions to enhance your story
  • Test results: Opal Tough Frost, Light Tough Frost and Tough Frost Diffusions.
  • What the characteristics of the Tough Frosts  are.
  • Understanding when and why to apply whichTough Frost diffusion.
  • HowTough Frost diffusions affect light levels and color temperature.
  • HowTough Frost diffusion affects your light source.
  • How to create an even source using certainTough Frost diffusions.
  • How eachTough Frost diffusion affects your shadows and the skin of your subject.
  • How eachTough Frost diffusion stacks up against each other.
  • How to utilize false colors to see the differences in theTough Frost diffusion.
  • How to maintain your lighting ratio when using thickerTough Frost diffusion.
  • How to create an even source using certainTough Frost diffusions.

3 Diffusions Tested by Shane Hurlbut, ASC


<<<Joshua M>>> I’m really enjoying this Lesson! Thank you, Shane!!
<<<James W>>> Nice work! I learn a lot from The Hurlbut Academy
<<<David M>>> Dig this, so awesome to see how the diffusion blooms the light so differently.
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