For questions relating to the use of light to achieve certain practical or aesthetic effects. Includes the use of both natural and artificial light.

For questions relating to the use light to achieve certain practical or aesthetic effects. Includes the use of both natural and artificial light.

Lighting can be considered a sub-set of Cinematography as this would fall under the auspices, in Film & TV production, of the cinematographer.

Often the lighting will fall to a "Lighting Designer/Director" separate from the Cinematographer who will with the director, choreographer, set designer, costume designer, and sound designer to create the lighting, atmosphere, and time of day for the production in response to the text, while keeping in mind issues of visibility, safety, and cost.

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