Type
Crossword
Description

Opening in camera lens controlling and allowing light to pass through aperture
A metal flap or group of metal flaps attached to the front of a lamp housing to prevent light from spilling outside a desired area. barn door
The scheme used to compress and later decompress data in a computer file codec
The total audience size (number of viewers) for a program or series of programs over several showings . cume
Light used to fill in shadows left by key light and keep the contrast range of a scene within the capabilities of the recording medium Fill light
The distance from the optical center of a lens to the focal plane focal length
Any light throwing a broad, even illumination in a circular pattern with diffused shadows flood light
The space between the top of a subject's head and the top of the video frame headroom
Shade of color, determined in television by the phase angle between a color and the color sub-carrier or color burst reference signal hue
The amount of light produced by a standard candle at a distance of one meter lux
The smallest indivisible area of a video display that can be addressed pixel
Side view, especially of a person profile
a platform on which talent sit or stand, used to raise the talent to a level more suited to coverage by the television camera riser
The percentage of the total television sets in use that are tuned to a specific program share
a wire mesh used to reduce and soften the light from a light scrim
The instantaneous transition from one picture source to another. A cut. take

Photography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The range of iteams in focus in an image Depth of field
Number indicating the size of the aperture F Stops
Adjustment of the brightness of the red,green,and blue components White Balance
The speed or light sensitivity of a captured image ISO
The lens opening that allows more or less light onto the sensor Aperture
A collection of data in long term storage Archive
It is used to create usually 3 photographs Bracketing
Used for transferring data from your flash memory card to your PC Card Reader
The measure of rate of change of brightness in an image. Contrast
used to calculate the exposure from the existing light conditions Metering
A visible pattern that occurs when one or more halftone screens are mis-registered in a color image Moiré
A thumbnail of all available colors to a computer or devices Palette
An absolute number that the camera's image sensor can physically record Optical Resolution
The degree to which a color is undiluted by white light Saturation
center part of an image Focal Point
an image that appears too dark Under exposure
an image that appears too bright Over Exposure
the quality of any ditigital image Resolution
measure of an object's transparency Opacity
lightens pixels Dodge Tool
darkens pixels Burn Tool

photography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the natural agent that stimulates sight and makes things visible. Light
a form of electromagnetic (EM) radiation, as are radio waves, infrared radiation, ultraviolet radiation, X-rays and microwaves. Generally, visible light is defined as the wavelengths that are visible to most human eyes Visible ligt
apparently colorless light, for example ordinary daylight. It contains all the wavelengths of the visible spectrum at equal intensity. White Light
The distance - from peak to peak in a light wave - that determines the color of the light Wavelength
the rate at which a vibration occurs that constitutes a wave, either in a material (as in sound waves), or in an electromagnetic field (as in radio waves and light), usually measured per second. Frequency
a fundamental physical constant that is the speed at which electromagnetic radiation propagates in a vacuum and that has a value fixed by international convention of 299,792,458 meters per second Speed of Light
the light-gathering device of a camera lens
a lens that causes parallel rays (as of light) to come to a focus. converging lens
a lens that causes a beam of parallel rays to diverge after refraction, as from a virtual image diverging lens
a device for recording visual images in the form of photographs, film, or video signals. camera
a camera setting corresponding to a particular f-number f-stop
a space through which light passes in an optical or photographic instrument, especially the variable opening by which light enters a camera. aperture
a device that opens and closes to expose the film in a camera. shutter
the time for which a shutter is open at a given setting. shutter speed
a digital camera combining the optics and the mechanisms of a single-lens reflex camera with a digital imaging sensor SLR
the position of a viewed object or the adjustment of an optical device necessary to produce a clear image focus
the distance between the nearest and the furthest objects that give an image judged to be in focus in a camera. depth of field
a room from which normal light is excluded, used for developing photographs. darkroom
a thin flexible strip of plastic or other material coated with light-sensitive emulsion for exposure in a camera, used to produce photographs or motion pictures. film
a light source suitable for use in a photographic darkroom safe light
a light-sensitive coating for photographic films and plates, containing crystals of a silver compound dispersed in a medium such as gelatin. emulsion
The silver crystals that make up an image on a negative or print silver halide
the measure of a photographic film's sensitivity to light, determined by sensitometry and measured on various numerical scales film speed
equal iso
a sealed plastic unit containing a length of audiotape, videotape, film, etc. wound on a pair of spools, for insertion into a recorder or playback device. cassette
an image on an exposed film or print that has not yet been made visible by developing. latent image
a photographic image made on film or specially prepared glass that shows the light and shade or color values reversed from the original, and from which positive prints can be made. negative
a chemical agent used for treating photographic film to make a visible image developer
a bath for stopping the action of a preceding bath by neutralizing any of its chemical still present. stop bath
a substance used for fixing a photographic image. fixer
the chemical sodium thiosulphate (formerly called hyposulphite) used as a photographic fixer. hypo
will reduce wash time, and help eliminate any of the magenta sensitizing dye so you will get nice clear film base. hypo clearing agent
wetting agent, dip your final film into photo flo
cleaning agent such as soap and water water wash
the action of briskly stirring or disturbing something, especially a liquid agitation

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

Light Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Light travels fastest in this. Vacuum
Light slows down when it goes through a denser object. refraction
The angle of ____________is the same as the angle of refelction. incidence
An object that creates light. luminous
Used to create rays of light to investigate reflection and refraciton. raybox
The unit of measurment of the speed of light __________ per second. metres
The type wave that light travels in. transverse
Used by people to detect light. eyes
Focuses light in the eye. lens
A dark area caused by an object blocking light. shadow
The imaginary line at right angles to the mirror. normal
The shape of a lens used to focus light to a point. convex
Lets all light through. transparent
Lets some light through. translucent

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 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

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

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

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

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