Vocabulary

Vocabulary

Wide
a shot that is used to establish or reveal location
Medium
a shot that is used to identify subjects in the setting
Close up
a shot that is used to show emotion
Extreme close up
a shot that is used to focus on a specific detail
Compose
to make or create
Composition
what something is made of
Treatment
a summary of the story; a pitch
Sequence
a series of shots that tell a story
Editing
the process by which videos are trimmed and connected to create visual continuity
Camera angle
the angle at which the camera 'looks' in relation to the subject
Camera position
the placement of the camera in relation to the subject