Type
Crossword
Description

This shot is referred to as a headshot Closeup
This shot frames one or two people standing up from head to midcalf Medium long
That shot would be used to frame only a part of a human face Extreme close up
Shot used to show location by setting; establishing shot Extreme long
This shot includes a persons head and shoulders; stops around the chest Medium close-up
A full shot Longshot
This shot and around the waist Medium
This angle is used to make a subject appear honest eye level
The angle is used to make the subject appears honorable and prideful Low
This angle is used to make the subject appear childlike or submissive High
This angle enables the viewer to see things the characters cannot Birds eye view
This angle makes the subject appear mentally unstable Batman
Moving the camera and the amount in a curve Arc
This movement is also called a track Truck
In this movement the camera and mount move side to side; the camera points forward Truck
The camera turns horizontal; the mount/tripod does not move Pan
This movement is used to reveal something or emphasize size Pan
To point the camera up or down Tilt
Camera movement to emphasize height Tilt
To move the camera and the amount toward or away from a subject or object dolly
This is a lens movement Zoom
With this lens movement, the subject appears to get smaller and further away Zoom out
With this lens movement, the subject appears to get bigger and closer Zoom in

Film Techniques Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Contains a significant amount of landscape. Long Shot
This shot is over a certain body part Over the shoulder shot
Camera is directly above the figure Overhead shot
Make them feel insignificant High Angle Shot
They are very powerful (directly under) Under shot
Make them feel large and dominant Low Angle Shot
Opposite of far down Close Up
Very close Extreme Close Up
Where the person is seen from the waist up Mid Shot
Contains the whole image in one frame Full Shot
Camera Movement that is side to side Pan
Camera Movement Up and Down Tilt
Camera Movement usually used in a chase Tracking
Sets the scene (Arrangement) Mise en scene
Longer shot Extreme Long Shot
1 + 1 = _____ shot Two Shot
Sounds that should be there Diegetic
Sounds that are added Non Diegetic

Digital Photography: Terms Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The size of the opening in the lens determining the depth of focus. aperture
A graph that helps illustrate the dark, light, and color values captured by the camera sensor. histogram
A setting that helps determine how sensitive your camera is to light ISO
Two words used to describe a type of photograph that is taken using a slow shutter speed to achieve artistic blur. LongExposure
This mode is ideal because it allows you to control all aspects of shooting quality. Manual
A common problem seen in under lit images with an ISO that is too high. Grain
This file format is best for true photographers to shoot in because it preserves the highest quality without RAW
Better photo compositions can be achieved when an image is divided into 3 parts horizontally and vertically. ruleofthirds
This setting determines how long or short your cameras capture time is. shutterspeed
This eye-opening allows you to preview your image. Viewfinder
The screen on the back of your camera that allows you to view settings and preview images. LCDDisplay
A setting you'll need to adjust based on the temperature of your light source. WhiteBalance
Your camera's storage. SDCard
A common image file type that is universally readable but does not preserve all captured image data. JPEG
This determines the sharpness of an object based on the adjustment made directly to the lens. Focus
An idea that suggests a subject's nose should be pointed toward the empty space in the frame. breathingroom
A discipline of photography that emphasizes detail normally not recognized. Macro
A discipline of photography that focuses on an individual and captures their essences. Portrait
A phrase that often appears as an acronym and the name to which we give the type of cameras we use in this class. DigitalSinglelensreflex

Video Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

open file format for streaming multimedia files containing text, graphics, sound, video and animation for windows platform asf
video file format originally designed for Windows; can be compressed or uncompressed, depending on the codec used avi
a technique for superimposing one video image onto another; most common colors are blue and green chroma key
the process of creating a DVD that will play in a DVD player dvd authoring
high speed interface that connects external devices; commonly known as IEEE1394; 1394A for PCs; 1394B for Macs firewire
video format used to deliver video over the Internet using Adobe Flash Player flv
video format used to deliver video over the Internet using Adobe Flash Player mp4
standard for compressing digital video; universal standard for digital video mpeg
common multimedia format used for video commonly played in Quicktime mov
the process of preparing all the elements of a video production, including planning, storyboarding, script writing, scheduling, props, camera angles and locations pre production
the process of recording video production
all phases of production following recording of video, i.e. capturing, editing, titling, exporting, etc post production
a mobile tripod or a moving platform for the camera; allows for smooth camera movement and tracking shots tripod dolly
standard hardware interface for attaching peripherals to a computer usb
software that will convert a video file from one format to another video conversion software
programs used to capture, edit, and manipulate video images, add effects, titles and music to create studio-quality video video editing software
movie data file from a DVD disc vob
compressed video format designed for Windows but also viewable on Macs wmv
the ability of a camera to compensate in cases where a subject with a large amount of background light would otherwise be obscured. backlight compensation
a scene shot from directly above the action birds eye view
a scene change in a movie; a quick move from one scene to another cut
usually the first shot of a scene, designed to show the audience where the action is taking place establishing shot
a camera angle which shows the subject as we would expect to see them in real life eye level
raw, unedited material as it had been originally recorded footage
a camera angle that shows the subject from above; camera is angled down towards the subject; not as extreme as bird's eye view high angle
a camera angle that shows the subject from below; camera is angled up towards the subject low angle
a camera angle that looks at the talking subject from the listener's perspective over the shoulder
a camera movement that scans a scene horizontally panning
a planning tool that includes the "spoken" text of a video production script
video that is not custom shot for use in a specific film (archive footage stock footage
a series of sketches that are used as a planning tool to visually show how the action of a story unfolds storyboard
a camera movement that scans a scene vertically tilting

filmshots Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The name of a shot that shows us the face and top of the shoulders of a character close up
The name of a shot taken from below the subject to make the subject seem powerful or threatening low angle shot
The editing technique where one shot is replaced by another cut
The editing technique where one shot is replaced by another longshot
The horizontal swivel of a stationary camera to show landscape clearly pan
The name of a shot that shows the whole scene wideshot
The technique where the camera appears to move towards or away from the subject zoom
The name of a shot taken from above, designed to make the subject seem small and insignificant high angle shot
The name of the editing technique where the image becomes blurred and is replaced with a new image dissolve
The name of a shot that shows half the body, usually from the waist up midshot
The name of a shot that shows half the body, usually from the waist up tilt
The name of the editing technique where a black screen is replaced by a picture fadein
The name of a shot taken by a camera mounted on a moving hydraulic arm craneshot
The name of an editing technique where the picture is replaced by a black screen fadeout
The name of a shot taken when the camera is moving along on wheels following the subject tracking shot
The name of a shot taken when the camera is moving along on wheels following the subject extremecloseup
The name of a technique where the movement is much slower than usual slowmotion
The name of a shot that shows us the scene through the eyes of one of the characters pointofviewshot
The name of a camera technique, which makes the image look wobbly hand heldshot
The name of a shot which shows us the face of one character and a bit of the back of the other character overtheshouldershot
A group of shots, one after the other sequence

Photography Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

composition rule Rule of thirds
What does pixel stand for Picture element
drawing with light Photography
Camera Obscura dark room
sometimes called f-number Aperture
exposure time shutter speed
charge-coupled device ccd
Complementary metal–oxide–semiconductor CMOS
clarity of an image focus
single-lens reflex SLR
digital single-lens reflex DSLR
simplest camera possible pin hole camera
EV Exposure Value
way to correct for improper exposure exposure compensation
best lighting technique 3-point lighting
Slow Shutter speeds are often called _________shutter speeds long
traditional or ________ photography film
main light in 3-point lighting key
is a measure of light sensitivity ISO
DOF depth of field
International Standards Organisation ISO
Autofocus AF
Aperture value Av
Unposed pictures of people, often taken without the subject's knowledge Candid
The available natural light completely surrounding a subject Ambient Light
The pleasing arrangement of the elements within a scene Composition
A storage medium that is used by most digital cameras Flash Memory Card
The area between the camera and the principal subject. Foreground
One individual picture on a roll of film Frame

film crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

First still photograph taken 1827
Joseph Plateau and sons introduce the Phenakistoscope 1832
Another illusion toy; the Zoetrope was introduced by William George Horner 1834
Henry Fox Talbot makes an important advancement in photograph production with the introduction of negatives on paper 1839
Important in the development of motion pictures was the invention of intermittent mechanisms 1846
Emile Reynaud introduces the Praxinoscope 1877
Eadweard Muybridge achieves success after five years of trying to capture movement 1878
Etienne Jules Marey, inspired by Muybridge's animal locomotion studies, begins his own experiment to study the flight of birds and other rapid animal movements 1882
Emile Reynaud expands on his praxinoscope and using mirrors and a lantern is about to project drawing on a screen 1882
George Eastman devises a still camera which produces photographs and sensitised paper which he sells using the name Kodak 1888
Etienne Marey builds a box type moving picture camera which uses an intermittent mechanism and strips of paper film 1888
Thomas A Edison, inventor of the electric light bulb and the phonograph decides to design machines for making and showing moving pictures 1888
Reynaud exhibits a much larger version of his praxinoscope 1889
Edison travels to Paris and views Marey's camera which uses flexible film 1889
Edison and Dickson have their Kinetograph camera and kinetoscope viewing box ready for patenting and demonstration 1891
Using his projecting Praxinoscope, Reynaud holds the first public exhibitions of motions pictures 1892
Edison and Dickson build a studio on the grounds of Edison's laboratories in New Jersey 1893
The Lumiere family is the biggest manufacturer of photographic plates in Europe 1894
During this year Woodville Latham and his sons Otway and Gray began working on their own camera and projector 1894
Edison's kinetoscope made its debut in London 1894
Another peepshow device, similar to the kinetoscope arrived in autumn 1894
The first film shot with Cinematographe camera is La Sortie de l'usine Lumiere a Lyon 1895
R.W Paul and his partner Brit Acres had a functional camera which was based partly on Marey's 1888 camera 1895
The Latharns too had a succeeded in creating a camera and a projector and on April 21 18__ they showed one film to reporters. 1895
Atlanta, Georgia was the setting for another partnership 1895
One of the most famous film screenings in history took place on December 28, 18__ 1895
Herman Casler and W.K.L Dickson had developed their camera to go with Casler's Mutoscope 1896
R.W Paul continued to improved his camera and invented a projector which began by showing copies of Acres' films from the previous year 1896
After agreeing to back Armat's Vitascope, Raff and Gammon approuched Edison, afraid to offend him, Edison agreed to manufacture the vitascope marketing it as Edison's Vitascope 1896
The American Mutoscope Company became the most popular film company in American 1897
instantaneous changes from one scene ti the next Cuts
Indicates the camera moves in on particular portion of a scene Camera Finds
To indicate the camera moves with a person or object Camera goes with
To indicate a near 180-degree shift in camera position reverse angle
to signal a zoom or a dolly back shot widens
when the entire camera is moved toward or away from the subject dolly
which is an optical version of a dolly, achieves somewhat the same effect zoom
when a lateral move in needed truck
is normally a shot from the waist up medium shot
is a short cropped between the shoulders and the belt line medium close

Intro to Photography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The amount of light that the camera records on the film, or digital sensor, which determines how bright or dark the image is. EXPOSURE
When a picture is too bright, it is called ____________ exposed. OVER
When a picture is too dark, it is called _____________ exposed. UNDER
Film speed, or __________, describes how sensitive the camera is to the light that falls on it. ISO
The ________________ determines how much light gets into the camera and depends on how long the hole is open. SHUTTERSPEED
The ________________ values determine how large the hole is that lets light into the camera. APERTURE
The Shutter Speed determines our ability to ________________. STOPMOTION
The Aperture controls out ______________________. DEPTHOFFIELD
The ISO determines how _________________ the picture is. GRAINY
Use ISO 400 in ____________________. DAYLIGHT
Use ISO 800 at __________________ or ________________. NIGHTINDOORS
In this mode, we choose the aperture and the camera chooses the shutter speed, allowing us to control Depth of Field. APERTUREPRIORITY
In this mode, we choose the shutter speed and the camera chooses the correct aperture, allowing us to stop the action. SHUTTERPRIORITY
In __________ mode, you press the shutter release half way down and the camera focuses, allowing you to recompose the image without changing focus. SINGLESHOT
In _________ mode, the camera continues to track the subject, staying in focus even if the subject's distance changes. CONTINUOUS
This lens is between 16-55mm FISHEYE
This lens is between 16-35mm WIDEANGLE
This lens is between 45-60mm STANDARD
This lens is between 70-300mm TELEPHOTO
What a lense's angle of view is, or how much in zooms in or out. FOCALLENGTH

CTE Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

collects and bends light to focus the image on the sensor lens
sees the same as your eye sees normal lens
the screen that shows the images you just shot LCD
best file format for internet screen display JPEG
The retina of the eye is reflected by the camera flash Red eye
Digital single lens reflex camera DSLR
The space from the tip of a person's nose to edge of the frame Nose Room
A device to measure light intensity Light meter
The uncompressed original file format of a digital camera RAW
From a certain Point Of View POV
Composition principle that uses lines to lead the viewer to the main point of interest Leading lines
Used to control the principal amount of light on a subject Key light
allows the flash to pop up and fire when its needed auto mode
a subjects eyes would turn red when using a flash if they were this color brown
lens is most versatile allowing multiple focal lengths zoom
for outdoor portraits with harsh shadows fill flash
use this if your flash is producing too harsh or flat light bounce flash
storage devices memory card
storage devices flash drive
storage devices cd
most convenient for taking photos on vacation Compact camera
Programmed Exposure mode sets the aperture and shutter speed automatically, but not the flash or ISO P Mode
Uses the camera lens to physically (not digitally) magnify the image. Optical Zoom
Miniature representations of pictures. Used by photographers on a proof sheet. Thumbnails
When the camera automatically adjusts for lighting and focus with no manual controls Full Auto Mode
Caused when light reflects off the lens element in the lens barrel Lens Flare
Too much light hitting the image sensor Over Exposure
Useful Photoshop tool for working on skin blemishes Spot Brush
A digital distortion, often square and blocky, usually unintended. Artifacts
When a digital sample is enlarged to the point that square pixels are noticeable Pixelization
graph that measures all tones in an image histogram
makes selections in form of a shape marquee tools
snaps to the highest contrasting edge near your cursor magnetic lasso
is not a color correction levels
controls the amount of motion blur in the image shutter speed
Green AUTO indication is for ____setting Fully auto

Advertising Techniques Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A symbol to represent a company Logo
A shot that would only show the persons face Close-up
A strong language that creates a strong feeling Emotive Language
A short catchy phrase Slogans
Questions that don't have an answer Rhetorical Questions
Words/convisation spoken between two or more characters Dialogue
The ______ to go with an add Music
True statements Facts
provides commentary Narration
Ages your aiming at. e.g = 6-10 Target Audience
The way camera angles and shots are put together Editing
Is a horizontal swiveling movement Panning Shot
A vertical movement of the camera Tilting Shot
Camera looks down onto the scene/subject Low Angle
that causes amusement and laughter Humour

Refraction and Lenses Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

is an increase or decrease in size of an image produced by an optical system compared to the true size Magnification
a transparent refracting device that is thicker in the middle than at the edges concave lens
a transparent refracting device that is thinner in the middle than at the edges concave lens
the separation of light into its spectrum dispersion
concave on both sides biconcave
convex on both sides biconvex
light rays coming out of it come together at a point – they converge converging lens
causes a beam of parallel rays to diverge after refraction, as from a virtual image diverging lens
images that are formed in locations where light does not actually reach virtual image
an image that is located in the plane of convergence for the light rays real image
refracting and focusing light so that objects appear clearly contact lenses
distance of an object that is placed from the point of an incidence on the mirror object distance
distance from the point of incidence of the mirror to the image image distance
a convex lens that is used to make a magnified image of an object magnifying glass
bending of a wave when it enters a medium where its speed is different Refraction
can calculate the image distance for either real or virtual images and for either positive on negative lenses thin lens equation
point at where rays or waves meet after reflection or refraction focal point
a technique for generating an image by tracing the path of light ray tracing
angle of reflection equals the angle of incidence flat mirror
the distance between the lens and the image sensor when the subject is in focus focal length