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Question Lighting Settings For Filming A Band Indoors With Lights?

Hi, I use a Panasonic HC-V770 and I want to film my band playing in doors, in the practice room, but with coloured lights so the video looks more interesting. However, with the settings I use (default settings) it lights the room like it is broad daylight even though the room is dimly lit. Therefor, you wouldn’t see the lights properly, it would look rubbish and the lights would be a waste of money. Can anybody suggest the best settings for doing this? The options are …

Intelligent Auto (Default)
Intelligent Auto Plus
Miniature Effect
HDR
SCN (Scene) 11 options, Fireworks or Night Scenery might be good?
MNL (presumably manual)?
Slow Motion


Any advice would be appreciated. Thanks Gareth
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Hi, I use a Panasonic HC-V770 and I want to film my band playing in doors, in the practice room, but with coloured lights so the video looks more interesting. However, with the settings I use (default settings) it lights the room like it is broad daylight even though the room is dimly lit. Therefor, you wouldn’t see the lights properly, it would look rubbish and the lights would be a waste of money. Can anybody suggest the best settings for doing this? The options are …

Intelligent Auto (Default)
Intelligent Auto Plus
Miniature Effect
HDR
SCN (Scene) 11 options, Fireworks or Night Scenery might be good?
MNL (presumably manual)?
Slow Motion


Any advice would be appreciated. Thanks Gareth
Set it to manual (MNL) and play around with the Shutter (SHTR) and Aperture (IRIS). By reducing IRIS (Left Arrow) I managed to darken the shot considerably.
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