IN THIS EPISODE:
Today’s guest is Pete Konczal, Cinematographer of the brilliantly shot Netflix hit, House of Cards season 4. Pete and I discuss how he applied his style to this season as well as his shooting and lensing secrets.
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Spotlight: Pete Konczal
Pete Konczal is the incredibly talented cinematographer of the massive Netflix show, House of Cards season 4. Pete and I discuss how he incorporated his style into this season, his shooting and lighting techniques, and why living in the shadows is more fun.
- Pete praises my Smart Kids Music Video
- The Cinematography of House of Cards
- The lighting and shooting techniques that Pete brought to House of Cards season 4
- Why was the 32mm the hero lens
- Embracing the shadows
- Why the Oval Office is the hardest space to shoot in
- Shooting on Red Dragon with the internal low light filter
- The benefits of shooting with 2 cameras
- Controlled Softlight
- The benefits of shooting art and fashion films
- Why Pete is inspired by Gordon Willis
- and much more!
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