From The Grading Room – Is Yellow The New Orange?

Has Teal And Orange Been Replaced? It’s recently come to my attention that I’ve changed quite drastically as a colourist. I once was a happy warm, saturated colourist. Over the…

From The Grading Suite: From Short Form To Reality

Going From Grading 30 Seconds To 57 Minutes I always strive to be as honest as possible here on Mixing Light. Especially as we live in times where everything is…

From The Grading Room – Emulation Gone Wrong

Day 11: 24 Insights in 24 Days 2018 New Year Marathon How to #fail when a client asks for a new direction In this insight we take a look at…

From The Grading Room – Grading Lucy Rose

Planning Ahead In Action In this insight we take a look at a project I recently graded for Lucy Rose that aimed for a 60s/70s studio feel. I was once…

From The Grading Room – Are We Sterilizing Images?

Important Collaborators or Slaves To Clients Desires? I’m asking the question: With the ability to change every aspect of the image in the grade are we sterilizing Images by giving…

From The Grading Room – Knowing When To Start From Scratch

Sometimes you have to throw in the towel and start again at the beginning Intro As you all know I love sharing experiences from my grading room. The experiences and…

From The Grading Room – Behind The Looks of 2016 UK Best Nominated Commercials

Behind the techniques and styles of the Best Nominated Commercials for 2016 in the UK! I thought this is the perfect time to try a two part insight on the…

Remote Grading Via Skype

When Your Director Is 6000 Miles Away In this Insight I’d like to share an experience I had this week. I had a room full of clients in London but…

From The Grading Room – Radiohead

Grading For Two Iconic Clients In this Insight I’m proud to share a tale from the grading room on a project I graded recently. This project was very special for…

From The Grading Room – Going Digital

Is the quest for a filmic look always the right option? In this Insight we take a look at grading a fashion film shot in a studio, you’ll see how pushing…

From The Grading Room – Wonderful Life

I had the pleasure of recently grabbing a beer and talking grading with Jean-Clément Soret the Global Creative Director of Colour Grading at MPC London. As you all know I’m a huge…

From The Grading Room: Fashion Commercial

From The Grading Room Fashion Commercial Recently I graded a beautiful fashion commercial so I thought it would be great to share another tale from the grading room with you…

From The Grading Room – Turning A Session Around

From The Grading Room – Turning A Session Around I always try and share the best moments from my grading suite but in the real world it’s not always fun and…

From The Grading Room – Grading Underwater Footage

From The Grading Room – Grading UnderWater Footage I recently graded a music video that featured some beautiful underwater footage and after seeing some great discussion over on LiftGammaGain, I thought it would…

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