Master magic hour lighting while you analyze its role in the movie Somewhere in Time
Magic hour, also known as golden hour, is a time of day highly sought after by cinematographers when they want to create a beautiful, dreamy look on film or video.
In this online mini course with Chicago Movie Tours, you'll learn:
how to define magic hour
how to recognize magic hour cinematography onscreen
why filmmakers seek out this form of natural lighting
how it functions in Somewhere in Time (1980), a romantic drama filmed partially in Chicago
This mini course is part of Chicago Movie Tours' series Film 101, Chicago Style.