Lighting Techniques: Cine Reflect Lighting System

Christian Berger ACC

The highly awarded and Oscar-nominated Austrian cinematographer, Christian Berger AAC, developed his own lighting system for award-winning films such as The Piano Teacher and The White Ribbon to enhance natural light. He named the technique CRLS – Cine Reflect Lighting System.

Today, this lighting technique is becoming increasingly popular with cinematographers all around the world.

You can learn more about his pioneering technique in the exclusive series of videos below...

Christian Berger AAC on CRLS:

Gaffer Jakob Ballinger on lighting with CRLS:

Dedo Weigert on CRLS:

AbelCine tests CRLS reflectors:


You can also find out more about the technique by clicking here.

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