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Unformatted text preview: style 5) Help to establish time and place 6) Establish a rhythm of visual movement 7) Reinforce a central visual image Properties of Stage Lighting The controllable aspects of stage lighting Intensity Relative brightness ( dimmers ) Color Use gels to create colored light ( warm vs. cool colors ) Direction the way the source is placed on or near the stage, forcing the light into a certain angle ( downlight / backlight / frontlight ) Form Also known as texture or pattern of the light ( gobos ) Movement Create a sense of this by shifting the audience focus by adjusting the visual composition of the stage picture ( crossfading )...
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- Spring '05