Angela Cerasi's podcast episode about light and darkness and colour grading

EP # 9 // Light and Darkness

In life and in art, light and darkness can be representative of good and evil, hope and fear.  But what else can it symbolise?  How can light and darkness be used as a visual motif and how can it be used in the colour grade to add deeper meaning to your imagery?  Senior colourist Angela Cerasi breaks it all down in this episode.


  • The meanings of light and darkness in life and art
  • Cinematic motifs
  • Vignettes in the colour grade
  • Lens flares
  • Setting a brightness level for your work
  • The feature colour is…





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What other topics will Angela Cerasi be exploring in the podcast?

  • The “Filmic Look”
  • Colour Grading Documentary
  • Colour Grading Commercials
  • Explaning all about HDR Grading, in easy-to-understand language
  • Giving your Colourist the Best Creative Brief
  • Being Creative and what to do when you’re struggling to find your creativity
  • Explaining all about LUTs, in easy-to-understand language
  • Considering the colour blue and how it impacts on storytelling