Frame by Frame: Mindhunter Season 2 (2019)

CinematographerErik Messerschmidt (imdb link) (Instagram feed)
David Fincher (Ep 1-3), Andrew Dominik (Ep 4-5), Carl Franklin (Ep 6-9)
Aspect Ratio2.2
CameraRed Helium 8K S35
LensesLeica Summilux-C

The Show
Season 2 of Netflix’s based-in-fact series finds the FBI’s fledgling Behavioral Science unit putting its theories into practice to hunt a child killer in Atlanta.

Frame Categories
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Low Key Lighting
Composing With Large Groups
Three Shots
Two Shots
Full Shots
Eye Lights
Location – Car
Location – Bar
Skin Tones
Color – Yellow
Color – Blue
Mixed Color Temperatures

All the quotes below from cinematographer Erik Messerschmidt come from an interview I did with the DP for Filmmaker Magazine.

Single Frames

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