Type
Crossword
Description

Rather than just promoting content, a podcaster participates in a two-way conversation with listeners. Audience Engagement
Where a podcaster records his/her episodes. Studio
In podcasting, this is the subscription code associated with a particular podcast. Listeners can subscribe either through a podcatcher or through a media player, such as iTunes. RSS Feed
A collection of ideas recorded on audio or video that tells a story to educate and/or entertain an audience. Podcast
Podcast listeners will use this web application or website plugin to listen to a piece of audio. Audio player
A device that a speaker speaks directly into that records from only one direction. Cardioid microphone
The process that will tighten up the distance between the high (loud) and low (quieter) ends of the audio wave. Compression
A very sensitive microphone usually found in a studio. It can have an omnidirectional or cardioid recording pattern. Condenser microphone
Any device that records audio digitally. Allows audio to be recorded in either stereo or mono and in a variety of formats (MP3 Digital recorder
Refers to the audio file that a listener transfers to her listening device, which may be a desktop computer, smartphone, tablet or MP3 player. Download
A discussion between two or more people where there is an exchange of insightful questions and answers occuring. Interview

Media and Information Literacy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

It refers to any physical object used to communicate messages. Media
A broad term that covers processed data, knowledge derived from study, experience, instructions, signals, or symbols. Information
The ability to identify, understand, interpret, create, communicate and compute, using printed and written materials associated with varying contexts. Literacy
Any written or pictorial form of communication produced mechanically or electronically using printing, photocopying, or digital methods from which multiple copies can be made through automated processes Print Media
It refers to "those digital media that are interactive, incorporate two-way communication and involve some form of computing" New Media
Is a place where people go to watch films for entertainment. Cinema
Consists of moving pictures that have been recorded so that they can be shown at the cinema or on television. Film
It refers to a standard or norm that acts as a rule governing behaviour Convention
The information sent from a source to receiver. Messages
The excessive use of computers to the extent that it interferes with daily life. Computer Addiction
A simple and flexible format of presenting information or conveying ideas whether hand-written, printed or displayed on-screen. Text
It refers to the representation or style of a text in the digital format. Typeface
It is a feedback technology that takes advantage of the user's sense of touch by applying force, vibrations and/or notions by the user. Haptics Technology
The act or process of using words, sounds, signs or behaviors to express or exchange information to express your ideas, thoughts, feelings, etc. to someone else. Communication
In this age, the invention of the transistor ushered and the long distance communication became efficient Electronic Age
In this age, people discovered fire, developed paper form plants, and forged weapons and tools with stone, bronze, copper and iron. Pre-Industrial Age
It is more significant than the book. Newspaper
It is a system for transmitting visual images and sound that are reproduced on screens, chiefly used to broadcast programs for entertainment, information, and education. Television
It is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio and video for use on small, portable or remote computing devices. Memory Card
It is a digital audio or video file or recording usually part of a themed series, that can be downloaded from a website to a media player or computer. Audio Podcast
It is an electronic device for storing and processing data, typically in binary form, according to instructions given to it in a variable program. Computer

Video technology crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Something you do before publishing the video Editing
Audio sound
Process before publishing Production
What you use to film Camera
Something used to record audio Microphone
Frames per second Fps
The part that shows the film Video
Type of camera Cannon
Plays a collection of pictures Film
Best quality you can get 1080 p
Stationary picture Photo
A method of transmitting information by a contentious signal Anolog
Audio Engineering Society. AES
all light in a viewing room produced by sources other than the display. Ambient light
an electronic device for increasing the strength of electrical signals. Amplifier
American National Standards Institute. ANSI
the number of bits used to describe data. bit depth
the color portion of a composite or S-Video signal. chrominance
electronic device that removes information from a modulated signal. demodulator
electronic equipment that adjusts or corrects the frequency characteristics of a signal. equalizer

INPUT AND OUTPUT DEVICES Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Allows you to produce a 'hard copy'. Printer
Allows just one person to hear audio output. Headphones
Can be a peripheral or inbuilt device allowing you to hear output audio. Speakers
Combines microphone and headphones to input and output audio data. Headset
A input device which is used to enter text. Keyboard
An input device which allows you to control a game. controller
Input device which allows you to input drawings Graphics Tablet
Input device which allows you to input audio. Microphone
Used to input visual data. Webcam
Input device controlled by fingers or stylus. Touch Screen
Pointing and inputting device. Mouse

Digital Media Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The use of a computer to create movement on the screen. ANIMATION
A little application that gets downloaded to your computer along with a web page. APPLET
A two or three-dimensional icon that represents a computer user or gamer. AVATAR
The capacity of a device to process or transmit information. The more information it can handle per second, the greater its bandwidth. BANDWITH
A web page usually updated by one person; most allow viewers to post comments. BLOG
To mix two or more audio tracks into one. BOUNCE
The acronym for the use of computer to design products. CAD
A computer seeking information on your behalf from a server on a network. CLIENT
Digital images that can be legally used electronically. CLIPART
A self-organized group of people with a common agenda, cause, or interest. COMMUNITY
The speed of data transfer, normally expressed in bits or bytes per second. DATA RATE
A measurement of loudness. The higher the rating, the louder the sound. DECIBAL
Computers, cell phones, digital video, and social networking sites that allow users to create, communicate and interact with each other. DIGITAL MEDIA
A person in whose life there have always been computers, video games and the Internet. DIGITAL NATIVE
The process of converting analog audio and video signals into a digital format. DIGITIZING
Misleading images that are changed, modified or manipulated to trick the viewer. FAUXTOGRAPHY
The prevalent graphics format for images on the World Wide Web. GIF
Graphics that allow each pixel to appear as black, white, or shades of gray. GRAYSCALE
Jagged, stair-step-like bumps that advertise an image’s identity as a collection of pixels. JAGGIES
A file format used for photographs on the web. JPEG
To type your name and password to initiate a session with a host computer. LOGIN
A remix or blend of songs, videos, or other media into one product. MASH UP
A system enabling users to exchange information over long distances connecting through a system of routers, servers, switches, and the like. NETWORK
Video editing process in which editing occurs in any sequence. NONLINEAR
The illegal act of sending messages that appear to come from real sources, but really come from spammers to get people to share personal information. PHISHING
Tiny dots of white, black, or color arranged in rows that make up an image on a computer screen. PIXELS
A downloadable digital video or audio file that can be narrated or contain music and video. PODCAST
Re-creation of songs using fresh rhythms and audio samples. REMIXES
The density of pixels described in pixels per inch. RESOLUTION
Unwanted ads. SPAM
The acronym for the vector graphic format associated with Adobe Flash Player. SWF
Also known as SMS, this is a message that is sent from a cell phone. TEXT MESSAGE
Someone who posts unwanted ads on online message boards. TROLL
The process in which an animator creates key frames and objects and then uses software to fill in movement in-between frames. TWEENING
A social networking microblog where people’s messages, called Tweets, can be posted to their followers. TWITTER
The process of making video films. VIDEOGRAPHY
An HTML hypertext document on the World Wide Web. WEB PAGE

Digital Citizenship Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

communication including television, radio, and newspapers, that often reaches and impacts a large audience media
electronic devices and media platforms such as computers, cell phones, the Internet that allow users to communicate and interact with one another or with the device or application itself digital media
two or three dimensional icon that represents a compute user or a gamer avatar
the act of saying mean things online usually in ALL CAPS Flaming
remix or blend of multiple songs, videos, or other media content into one product Mash up
downloadable video or audio file. podcast
the illegal act of sending emails or messages that appear to come from authentic sources but really come from spammers. phishing
an attempt to trick someone, usually with the intention of stealing money or private information scam
a type of crime in which your private information is stolen and used for criminal activity identity theft
in a position that makes it easier for you to be harmed or attacked vulnerable
someone who sees cyberbullying but does nothing to help bystander
someone who helps when they see cyberbullying occur upstander
to imagine the feelings that someone else is experiencing empathize
bombarding someone with messages over digital media. repeated contact when it is least expected harassing
using fake names, posing as someone else, or creating a fake profile about someone else deceiving
a verbal attack targeting someone because of their race gender, religion or sexual orientation hate speech
a person who is the object of an intentional action target
a person who has malicious intents to hurt or damage someone offender
to increase or make intense escalate

Input Output Devices Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What input device moves the cursor around the screen? Mouse
What peripheral displays us the image on a computer? Monitor
What input device allows us to type? Keyboard
What non-wearable device outputs audio? Speakers
What wearable device outputs audio? Headphones
What part of a computer contains the ALU? Processor
What input device takes in audio? Microphone
What device captures videos or images outside the computer? Webcam
What do we call a display that allows us to use our fingers to control it? Touchscreen
What input device let's us draw easily? Graphics Tablet
What do we sit on at a desk? Chair

Technology Vocabulary #2 Multimedia Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

blue-violet laser technology blueray
Electronic device that contains both video camera and recording device. camcorder
Short for digital video disc DVD
The process of putting a sequence of characters into a special format encoding
Shows a black area above and below the wide screen picture letterbox
Short for Moving Picture Experts Group MPEG
Use of computers to present text, graphics, video, animation, and sound. multimedia
Short of National Television System Committee NTSC
Technique for transferring data so it can be processed in a steady stream. streaming
Use the Internet to broadcast live audio and/or video transmissions. webcast

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

Chapter 2 Working in TV Production Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Person in charge of creative aspects of program and interacts with entire staff. director
Person who is director's "eyes and ears" in the studio. floormanager
Process of placing individual recorded scenes in logical order. editing
Person who delivers news from the news desk in studio. anchor
Production personnel that work behind the scenes. staff
Coordinates content and flow of newscast. producer
Cameraperson in the field, on location with reporter. photographer
Signal that directs something specific to happen. cue
Person who moves equipment, scenery, and proms on a studio set. grip
Portion of the program that you can see. video
Process of cutting between cameras. switching
Portion of program that you can hear. audio
Anything the audience sees in a video picture that did not really happen in the way it appears on the screen. specialeffects
Responsible for gathering information from many sources, interviewing, and writing news stories. reporter
Schedules necessary equipment and personnel to cover the stories for the day's newscast. assignmenteditor
Photographer who performs duties of both photographer and reporter. photojournalist
Production personnel not seen by camera - equipment operators. crew
Anyone seen by camera. talent
Actual edge of the video picture - all four sides. frame

Podcast Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

music
persuasion
technology
commercial
books
sharing
itunes
microphone
garageband
voice
record
podcast