Game Of Thrones Cinematography (with Robert McLachlan)

Robert McLachlan is the brilliant cinematographer behind the lens of some of the most iconic Game of Thrones episodes and he’s here today to share behind the scenes secrets.

Cinematographer Robert McLachlan is the director of photography for Ray Donovan, Westworld, and some of the most iconic episodes of Game of Thrones. Robert and I dive deep into the cinematography of Game of Thrones, discussing the behind the scenes secrets from the epic Loot Train Battle, the classic Red Wedding scene, and many more of your favorite and most memorable Game of Thrones moments.

You Will Learn:

  • Secrets from the Loot Train Battle
  • Blocking the sunlight with smoke
  • Working with first time director Matt Shakman
  • Delegating responsibilities to make the scene work
  • Shireen’s Death on Game of Thrones
  • Using a closed shutter to create an unsettling mood
  • The classic noir cinematography of Ray Donovan
  • Jon Snows death scene
  • Shooting on Alexa cameras
  • Secrets from the Red Wedding scene
  • and much much more!



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