The Society of Broadcast Engineers

The Association for Broadcast and Multimedia Technology Professionals

Lighting Everything from Zoom Calls to Special Live Events

Originally streamed May 4, 2023

This session starts with a few basic lighting specifications and works through light differences with an eye on color temperature and color rendering index of many LED light engines. The many options available for specific jobs as well as the history of lighting design will also be covered. 

You will learn about basic lighting set ups and their challenges and conclude with a review of the recent Super Bowl halftime show lighting list to highlight the engineering needs for the event.

Your Instructor

Bob CulleyBob Culley, President, LightStream Design, Inc.

With more than 40 years of experience as a lighting designer for the media, Bob Culley started his career with MTV in 1981 and has worked lighting The Daily Show and PBS/Channel 13 in New York.  With a focus on new technology, his consulting services design new studio lighting from tiny rooms to huge stages.

SBE Recertification Credit

The completion of a webinar from Webinars by SBE qualifies for 1 credit, identified under Category I of the Recertification Schedule for SBE Certifications.

Registration and Pricing

This webinar will be approximately 90 minutes long. 

SBE Members: $62

MemberPlus Members FREE

Non-Members: $92

Registration link


If you have questions regarding this course, contact Cathy Orosz via email or by phone at 317-846-9000.

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