BETA Welcome to the new version of Promonews. Your feedback will help us to improve it.

Luke Bather - 2nd June 2017

Jack Lightfoot presents three slick, dazzling live videos for Kasabian as part of Vevo's Off The Record series.

Using an absolute mountain of lights, Lightfoot and his crew have created three very distinct looking performance videos that still all fall under a unified aesthetic. The addition of anamorphic lenses and a couple of steadicams turns this into a great, polished bit of live session work with a real music video flare.

JACK LIGHTFOOT:

"We aim to keep a similar approach for every artist across the series, but mix up the aesthetics to tailor the look and feel to each act. Here, I wanted to bring the feel of a large stage show to a smaller studio - lots of backlighting that we could control in terms of movement and colour to keep the energy high, and the looks across each track different. 

"We approached with 2 x Steadicams to get as much coverage as we could, coupled with anamorphic lenses to enhance the light flares, and create a more polished 'promo' feel." 

Credits

DirectorJack Lightfoot
ProducerEmily Vincent
Assistant ProducerMatthew Hopper
Production CompanyBlindeye Films
1st ADThomas Rawsthorn
Director of PhotographyMatt Vahey
SteadicamYiannis Manolopoulos
SteadicamEmilio Schlappi
1st ACGary Long
1st ACEmily-jane Robinson
2nd ACAustin Phillips
Camera TraineeCallum Lee
GafferJack Knott
Lighting Board OperatorAndy Jones
LightingSteve Hough
SparkKai Blamey
SoundAlexander Archer
EditorKyle Rossiter
EditorDaniel Davies
Production AssistantJames Dearden
RunnerCallum MacHattie
Director's RepresentationChloe Page at Lock It In
Other creditsPhotographer: Edward Cooke Vevo: Claudia De Wolff, Antonio Cacciavillani

Luke Bather - 2nd June 2017

Related Content

video

The Cribs 'In Your Palace' (live) by Jack Lightfoot

Jack Lightfoot follows up his three-song Kasabian session for Vevo Off The Record with this intimate staging of the Jarman brothers performing In Your Palace, from their new Steve Albini-produced …

David Knight - 24th Aug 2017

video

Niall Horan 'Flicker' (live) by Jack Lightfoot

This is the first of three tracks captured at an intimate live session with Niall Horan ahead of the release of his debut solo album, shot at Cato Studios, London.Director Jack Lightfoot …

David Knight - 12 months ago

video

Darlia 'Queen Of Hearts' by Jack Lightfoot

Having figured that a lo-fi Nineties tape-look is very cool, Jack Lightfoot shot this raucously energetic video for Manchester three-piece Darlia on a very under-appreciated defunct tape …

David Knight - 15th Oct 2013

video

Tom Walker 'Leave A Light On (live)' by Jack Lightfoot

Jack Lightfoot's latest live performance video is for Tom Walker's Leave A Light On, shot at Angel Studios in Islington, London, and featuring Walker performing with a string quartet.

David Knight - 10 months ago

Latest News

,