Vanity Fair Cannes film festival event
Vanity Fair Cannes film festival event
Vanity Fair Cannes film festival event

On the recce to look at the Eden Roc Hotel in Antibes I noticed the gardeners were burning some dead wood gathered from the grounds of the hotel. The smoke from the fire curled up through the tall pine trees, and the bright sunlight shining down from above created defined shafts of light as it cut through the smoke. We created the same effect artificially using powerful searchlights set among the trees at ground level, slowly panning through the trees