Ben Consoli : Creative COW Library https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben Ben Consoli's library of tutorials, articles, reviews and more for media professionals world wide. en-us Tue, 12 Nov 2019 21:00:00 GMT PHP Script webmaster@creativecow.net webmaster@creativecow.net Designing Tarantino's Once Upon A Time in Hollywood https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/designing-once-upon-a-time-in-hollywood.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/designing-once-upon-a-time-in-hollywood.php Barbara Ling, production designer for Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, discusses how she was able to turn back time and recreate 1960’s Hollywood. Barbara and Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli discuss how Quentin Tarantino kept the film’s script a secret, how she restored Hollywood to the 1960’s Fri, 16 Aug 2019 16:02:58 GMT The Lion King's Virtual Cinematography: Caleb Deschanel, ASC https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/lion-king-cinematography-caleb-deschanel.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/lion-king-cinematography-caleb-deschanel.php Caleb Deschanel, cinematographer for Disney’s live-action The Lion King, shares how they used traditional cinematography to create the life-like virtual film. Caleb and Go Creative Show host, Ben Consoli, discuss modeling cameras and lenses for virtual filmmaking, how Caleb was able to move the su Thu, 01 Aug 2019 05:46:17 GMT Spider-Man Far From Home Cinematographer Matthew Lloyd https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/spider-man-far-from-home-cinematographer-matthew-lloyd.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/spider-man-far-from-home-cinematographer-matthew-lloyd.php Matthew Lloyd, cinematographer for Spider-Man: Far From Home, takes us behind the scenes of the film and shares techniques for lighting and shooting massive visual effects scenes. Matthew and Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli, discuss working in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe, using pre-vis to prep f Wed, 10 Jul 2019 22:45:33 GMT Stuart Dryburgh: DP for Men In Black International https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/stuart-dryberg-cinematographer-men-in-black-international.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/stuart-dryberg-cinematographer-men-in-black-international.php Stuart Dryburgh, cinematographer for Men In Black International, joins Go Creative Show host, Ben Consoli, to discuss creating the look for the film. Stuart talks about the challenges of working in an established franchise, filming in NYC in the snow, why Stuart prefers Arri Alexa cameras, his light Thu, 27 Jun 2019 14:40:59 GMT Go Creative: Designing Disney's Aladdin with Gemma Jackson https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/designing-disney-live-action-aladdin-with-gemma-jackson-s-.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/designing-disney-live-action-aladdin-with-gemma-jackson-s-.php Gemma Jackson, production designer for Disney’s live action Aladdin, joins Go Creative Show host and commercial director Ben Consoli to discuss the film. As the award winning production designer of Game of Thrones, Finding Neverland, Bridget Jones Diary and more, Gemma shares her experience workin Fri, 31 May 2019 14:03:59 GMT Go Creative Show: The Cinematography of A Quiet Place https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/a_quiet_place_cinematography.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/a_quiet_place_cinematography.php Charlotte Bruus Christensen is the Danish cinematographer behind the lens of the horrifying and beautifully shot film A Quiet Place. Charlotte joins commercial director and Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli to discuss the camera, lighting, and lensing choices for A Quiet Place, its unique sound desi Tue, 17 Apr 2018 09:43:20 GMT The Cinematography of Altered Carbon https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/Cinematography_of_Altered_Carbon.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/Cinematography_of_Altered_Carbon.php Today we explore the cinematography of Altered Carbon with Directors of Photography Martin Ahlgren and Neville Kidd. Tue, 27 Feb 2018 00:38:56 GMT The Long Road Home with Seth Reed https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/seth_reed_long_way_home.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/seth_reed_long_way_home.php Seth Reed is the Emmy®-nominated production designer for the National Geographic miniseries The Long Road Home. Seth joins Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli to discuss the challenges and benefits of shooting at Fort Hood in Texas and how he created the biggest standing set in North America. Thu, 08 Feb 2018 02:01:04 GMT Robert McLachlan: Cinematographer for Game of Thrones https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/game_of_thrones_cinematography_robert_mclachlan.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/game_of_thrones_cinematography_robert_mclachlan.php Robert McLachlan is the cinematographer of Game of Thrones, Westworld and Ray Donovan, and he joins commercial director and Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli to share behind the scenes stories from some of his most iconic scenes including The Red Wedding and The Loot Train Battle. Sat, 20 Jan 2018 11:59:38 GMT The Cinematography of Get Out: Toby Oliver, ASC https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/toby_oliver_get_out.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/toby_oliver_get_out.php Toby Oliver, ASC is the award winning cinematographer behind the lens of Jordan Peel's debut film Get Out. “Get Out” has received high praise from critics (99% Fresh rating at Rotten Tomatoes) and moviegoers around the world for its story, acting, and cinematography. Toby shares all his lighting Wed, 03 May 2017 07:27:13 GMT Production Designer Hannah Beachler on the Go Creative Show https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/hannah_beachler.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/hannah_beachler.php Film and broadcast production designer Hannah Beachler talks with Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli about her work on Creed, Moonlight, and the upcoming Black Panther. Hannah Beachler is a prolific production designer with an affinity for realistic design that emphasizes emotional drama. Over the pa Mon, 12 Dec 2016 10:30:23 GMT https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/david_klein_asc.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/david_klein_asc.php Join Go Creative Show host, Ben Consoli and his special guest, David Klein, ASC, cinematographer of Homeland and True Blood. David is here to talk all about it all. His love of realism has defined a generation of filmmaking and he continues to execute it flawlessly with his work on Homeland. David t Tue, 15 Nov 2016 10:01:57 GMT David Franco, Director of Photography for Boardwalk Empire https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/DP_David-Franco_Boardwalk-Empire.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/DP_David-Franco_Boardwalk-Empire.php Award-winning cinematographer David Franco sat down with Ben Consoli, host of the Go Creative Show for a revealing interview that covers his entire career and focuses on his breathtaking visual direction for the HBO hit show "Boardwalk Empire". Thu, 10 Oct 2013 17:00:00 GMT