Make a Lab in Any Room



If you thought that vial was some kind of important serum, you'd be wrong. If you guessed it was a sugar-free Red Bull, you'd probably drink it because you're an addict. But you'd also be right!


Always fun to make boring spaces look interesting with our friends in the art department. A little mixed color temp and some lens flare can do a lot to spice up an image.


The setup on this one was relatively simple: a Litemat 4 overhead set to 3200K a Joker 200 with a small Chimera Stripbank illuminating the ceiling for an ambient lift, and a Joker 400 with 1/2 CTB for a cooler push on the edge. We even blasted a small torch into the lens for a flare to add some visual interest and abstraction in hopes of distracting the viewer from looking too closely at our set.


Tyler Kaschke is a freelance gaffer based in Lafayette, Colorado serving Boulder, Denver, Golden, Fort Collins, Colorado Springs and the Rocky Mountain region at large.