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Meet The Gaffer Does a Commercial Shoot Walkthrough

Luke Seeveld aka Meet The Gaffer goes through a day of production step by step, pointing out the lighting and grip choices used to light up scenes on a set. There are many ways of doing the same thing, but s...

Cable Wrangling Tip from Meet The Gaffer

PLC Operator, while it's a real occupation I tell people I am one when derigging out of jobs. Pullin Large Cables init. Meet The Gaffer's Peter Seerveld offers up some tips for the large cable pulling on...

Meet The Gaffer Asks What’s On Your Tool Belt?

Meet The Gaffer AKA Luke Seeveld asks what is on your tool belt? Please share a photo of what you carry on your tool belt! Email your pics to luke@seerveld.com. Thanks for playing along:-) ...

Meet The Gaffer: Loading A Fisher 10 For Travel

Luke Seerveld who runs Meet The Gaffer on YouTube was a good find in 2016. Loads of info from the world of Gaffing. Here is the last post in 2K16 for Luke where he covers loading a Fisher 10 for traveling. ...

Meet The Gaffer: Using A Light Meter

Meet The Gaffer, Luke Seeveld presents Director of Photography, Tomas Tucker who shows how you can determine the real ASA/ISO of your camera by using a light meter and white card. Director of Photography...

Meet The Gaffer: and the Two Camera Set-up Explained

Meet The Gaffer goes through a typical set up you might encounter with a two camera shoot scenario that might involve an L shaped angled part of the room with windows in the background. The windows of cours...

Meet The Gaffer: ARRI Skypanel vs Cineo HSX Light

Luke Seerveld from "Meet The Gaffer" does a side by side comparison of the HSX bi-colour softlight from Cineo and the S60 Skypanel from ARRI. I also got a chance to try out the Sekonic C700 spectra meter, w...

Meet The Gaffer: Scenery & Props Part 1

Josh Koral of ACME Scenery Company takes over hosting responsibilities on "Meet The Gaffer" and gives a tour of the ACME scene shop. In Part 2, Josh will give us a guided tour of the Prop Co-Op, a Prop Rent...

Meet The Gaffer Tutorial On Skinning A Lighting Frame

Meet The Gaffer AKA Luke Seerveld has a fantastic tutorial on ways to skin a lighting frame. I was asked by one of the subscribers to show how to skin a diffusion frame. This is one of the ways you can do it...

Meet The Gaffer: ARRI M18 Vs K5600 J16 Light

Luke Seerveld returns with his 13th instalment of Meet The Gaffer show. Luke covers the ARRI M18 light and the K5600 J16 light in this edition. Attaching the zoom reflector to the standard K5600 1600 Joker t...

Meet The Gaffer: ARRI M8 vs K5600 J8 Light

Meet The Gaffer, Luke Seerveld talks about his thoughts on the ARRI M8 and K5600 Joker 800 lights. After ordering the zoom-reflector attachment for the Joker 800, it seemed like a no brainer to compare it wi...

Meet The Gaffer: Skypanels and LEDs

Luke Seerveld is back with Meet The Gaffer as it hits its double figure outing. San Francisco Bay Area gaffer Alan Steinheimer provides an introduction to Arri Skypanels and wifi control. ...

Meet The Gaffer: Basic Knots

If you can't tie knots, then tie lots. A stack of Granny knots will get the job kind of done, or you can learn from an industry veteran Gaffer such as Luke Seervald. If you want to be a grip or electric, it'...

Meet The Gaffer: Joleeko vs Plasmaleeko

Meet The Gaffer Luke Seerveld demonstrates two different lighting set ups to give your interview style shoots some pop in the background. Starting with a simple interview set up we add a little smash of ligh...

Meet The Gaffer and Marking Gel

The Meet The Gaffer YouTube series from working US Gaffer Luke Seerveld now hits its seventh outing: Marking Gel. One way to mark your color correction gel so it's easy to tell which is which. ...