Read more: Game of Thrones Season 8: Battling the pirates; Creative & technical choices Fabian Wagner was the cinematographer responsible for shooting the episode. Game of Thrones season 8 episode 3 was criticised for its low lighting, as fans say they struggled to see what was happening during the Battle of Winterfell. Was the GoT series finale blurry? Did Game of Thrones season 8 look too dark? Tried to watch Game Of Thrones tonight but the episode was too dark to see anything. "I know it wasn't too dark because I shot it." “The showrunners decided that this had to be a dark episode,” he told Wired UK. Game of Thrones finally released the first (and possibly only) Season 8 trailer this week. The only problem? The shadows on display in the “Thrones” Season 8 premiere speaks to a recent trend of TV dramas being too dark to see. — Colleen Ballinger (@ColleenB123) April 29, 2019 It sounded very exciting though! Nothing is wrong with your eyes, but maybe your television. Game of Thrones Season 8 Complete Coverage "We tried to give the viewers and fans a cool episode to watch," he said. This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 8 through the first three episodes.