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Modern Lighting: An Evening of Tech & Craft with Pat Grosswendt

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AbelCine

88 35th Street

4th Floor

Brooklyn, NY 11232

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RSVP now for this free evening event in New York on Thursday, Feburary 15. AbelCine and Vitec are excited to present a lighting masterclass led by Pat Grosswendt, Lighting Director and co-founder of Litepanels. In this masterclass, Pat will discuss the latest in lighting technology and techniques. Using a camera, live monitor, and on-screen talent, he will work backwards to demonstrate, five-point, three-point, two-point and one-point lighting techniques for a complete understanding of what makes good lighting. There will also be ample time for Pat to demonstrate a few "How would I light?" scenarios as well as more audience Q&A.

After Pat's masterclass, please join us for a special whiskey tasting from a local distillery and and networking time in our community lounge, where you will get a chance to meet and mingle with your fellow attendees.


Schedule

5:00 - 5:30pm
Snacks will be served

5:30 - 6:30pm
Lighting Masterclass presented by Pat Grosswendt

6:30 - 7:00pm
Audience Q&A

7:00 - 8:00pm
Whiskey tasting and networking - appetizers will be served


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Pat Grosswendt is a co-founder of Litepanels, a Vitec Group brand which pioneered Litepanels proprietary LED based daylight balanced, full spectrum professional lighting devices. He brings the company a wealth of hands-on lighting experience. His career as a lighting technician in Hollywood began in the early 1980s and continued until his first motion picture gaffing job on the feature The Crucible. Since then, Grosswendt has worked on numerous top motion pictures, television dramas, and commercials; his last feature as a gaffer was Gosford Park in 2002 with Director Robert Altman and Lighting Camerman Andrew Dunn. He remains a member in good standing with IATSE: Local 28, Hollywood Electricians as a 35-year member. As the past director of Litepanels’ Broadcast Division and Product Specialist, and as the current Senior Sales Specialist for Litepanels, he is still actively involved in the development of new Litepanels products. He has evangelized the concept and advantages of Litepanels’ LED lighting fixtures for film and television production, network sporting events and television news studios worldwide.

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