House of Cards Season 3 (with Martin Ahlgren)
Today we invite Martin Ahlgren, Director of Photography for House of Cards Season 3. Martin and I discuss all the details behind lighting, lensing, and creating the absolutely stunning visuals of the hit Netflix show.
You Will Learn:
- How to prep each episode when there is no time to prep
- The pre-planned lighting scenarios that helped keep Martin on schedule
- Working with the actors and blocking scenes
- Shooting Red Dragon 6K but framing for 5K
- Shooting the oval office, over and over and over and over again.
- Controlling the camera via foolcontrol
- Martin’s extensive portfolio of music videos and commercials
- and more…
- Martin’s official website MartinAhlgren.com
- Matt Russell’s official website GainStructure.com
- Official Website for BC Media Productions
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