Author Archives: Brandon Appel

GLOW Season 2: Behind the Scenes with Gaffer Pat Hoeschen

The Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling are back in action– Season 2 will continue the journey of Ruth Wilder (Alison Brie). Ruth began Season 1 as an out-of-work actress living in Los Angeles in the ’80s who ends up finding work performing for a wrestling organization. The second season focuses on how each wrestler adjusts to […]

Westworld Season 2: The Creative Uses of LiteRibbon and LiteMat

Behind the Scenes with Fixtures Foreman Damon Liebowitz The Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy series follows a futuristic, adult themed amusement park intended for rich vacationers starring Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright, James Marsden, Ed Harris and Jimmi Simpson. The Old West themed park is looked after by robotic hosts, allowing its visitors […]

A Wrinkle in Time- Behind the Scenes with Sophie Shellenberger

In A Wrinkle in Time, three mysterious astral travelers visit earth to send a young girl, Meg (Storm Reid), her brother, and her friend to a different planet in order to find her missing father. This Sci-Fi Fantasy is based on Madeleine L’Engle’s widely acclaimed 1962 novel of the same name. Ava DuVernay’s latest rendition […]

On Set with Gaffer Jeff Ferrero

Have you seen the latest KFC commercial with Reba McEntire? If the answer is yes, then you may have noticed her singing into a vibrantly glowing microphone lit with Chroma RGB-Daylite LiteRibbon. We recently collaborated with Gaffer Jeff Ferrero and Prop Master Caleb Heller to develop the custom illuminated fixture. LiteGear was able to conceptualize […]

The Shape of Water Comes Up Big; Roger Deakins Scores His First Oscar at the 90th Annual Academy Awards Ceremony

What a night! The Shape of Watercame through in the closest Best Picture race in years. LiteGear would like to give a special shoutout to all of this year’s nominees. We’d also like to congratulate Roger Deakins on his long overdue first ever Best Cinematography Award for his sensational work in Blade Runner 2049. This […]

Red Sparrow – Behind the Scenes with Walter Bithell

Bithell Gives an Inside Look at the Lighting Approach for Francis Lawrence’s Latest Mystery Thriller If you’ve seen the trailer for Red Sparrow, you’d immediately notice the riveting and mesmeric cinematography conducted by Jo Willems, ASC, SBC. This isn’t surprising seeing that Walter Bithell, Jo Willems, and director Florence Lawrence previously worked together on the […]

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