Type
Crossword
Description

the accepted systems, methods, or conventions by which movies communicate with the viewer Cinematic language
a direct change from one shot to another; that is, the precise point at which shot A ends and shot B begins cut
one uninterrupted run of the camera shot
a cinematic structure in which content is selected and arranged in a cause-and-effect sequence of events occurring over time Narrative
the categorization of narrative films by form, content, or both genre
the process by which a particular genre is adapted to meet the expectations of a changing society generic transformation
the overall look and feel of a movie; the sum of everything the audience sees, hears, and experiences while viewing it mise-en-scene
the process by which the look of the settings, props, lighting, and actors is determined design
objects such as paintings, vases, flowers, silver tea sets, guns, or fishing rods that help us understand the characters by showing us their preferences in such things properties
a fragment of reality created as the setting for a particular shot in a movie set
the process by which the cinematographer determines what will appear within the borders of the moving image during a shot framing
he distance in front of a camera and its lens in which objects are in apparent sharp focus depth of field
the process by which the editor combines and coordinates individual shots into a cinematic whole editing
the length of a shot duration
the third stage of the production process, consisting of editing, preparing the final print, marketing, and distributing a film post-production

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

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

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

Photography Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A device for recording visual images in the form of photographs, film, or video signals. Camera
The finishing touches a photographer makes to improve the photo. Edit
The art or practice of taking and processing photographs. photography
The visual, artistic layout of your image. composition
Adjusting the camera to make the image clear. focus
A person who takes photographs professionally. photographer
A palette of a set of specific colors. color palette
Change smoothly from a long shot to a close-up or vice versa. zoom
Adjusting the brightness of the color in the picture. saturation
Lets in light. exposure
When there is too much light in the photo which results a photo to look white. over exposure
A series of photos captured of a period of time, and put together to create a photo that looks like its moving. timelapse

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

Pop Culture Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What film studio made WALL-E, Toy Story and Brave? Pixar
In which country was Lego invented? Denmark
The longest running show ON BROADWAY is... The Phantom of the Opera
Which show was based on the autobiography of Gypsy Rose Lee? Gypsy
What was the name of the first hippie musical? Hair
Which show, starring Robert Preston and Barbara Cook on Broadway? The Music Man
Which show about Danny and Sandy was made into a film with John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John. Grease
What did the Little Shop hold in the movie which premiered in 1982? Horrors
What cult classic was made in 1975? therockyhorrorpictureshow
Which 90s revival hit shares its name with a gangster city? Chicago
Famous movie or play about a lion? Thelionking
What movie or play is about a village girl falling in loe with a beast? Beauty and the beast
What famous movie or playabout a girl that's not in Kansas anymore? The Wizard of oz
The prequel for The Wizard of Oz Wicked
Who was US President when America entered World War II? Franklin Roosevelt.
Who succeeded Nixon as President of the USA in 1974? ford
What film adapted from a one-woman off-Broadway show is considered the most profitable movie in Hollywood history? My Big Fat Greek Wedding
Which candy did the boy in E.T. use to lure the extraterrestrial? Reese's Pieces
What was the original title of the horror classic "Halloween"? The Babysitter Murders
What kind of animal was Baloo in The Jungle Book? Bear

Literary Word Crozzword Puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A stanza of four lines especially one having alternate rhymes Stanza
A style of writing or speaking determined by the choice of words by a speaker or or writer Diction
A figure of speech to represent ideas or qualities not using the words like or as Metaphor
The vocies behind the poems, the person we imagine saying the things out loud. Speaker
The deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence in order to achieve effect. Anaphora
A category of artistics composition, as in music, or literature, characterized by similarities in form of style or subject matter Genre
A literary and rhetorical device that is meant to mock with often satrical or ironic remarks with a purpose to amuse and hurt someone or some section of society simultaneously. Sarcasm
Is a character or group of characters which stand in composition to the protagonist of the main character. Anatagonist
A very typical example of a certain person or thing. Archetype
An enviroment or surrounding in which an event takes place. Setting
The use of components in a sentence that are grammatically the same, or similar in their construction, sound, meaning, or meter. Parallelism
An imitation of the style of writing or particular writer, artist, or genre with deliberate exaggeration for comic effect. Parody
Describes the events that make up a story or the main part of the story Plot
As a main idea or an underlying meaning of a literary work that may be stated directly or indirectly. Theme
Is a figure of speech which involves an exaggeration of idea for the sake of the emphas. Hyperbole
The final part of a play, movie, or narrative in which the starnds of the plot are drawn together and matters are explained or resolved. Denouement
A list fo rules in a language. It dictates how words from diffferent parts of speech are put together in order to convey a complete thought. Syntax
A use of specific phrases and words by right in a particular situation, profession, or trade. Jargon
A long narrative poem, which is usually related to heroic deed of a person of an unusual courage and unparalled bravery. Epic
Is an object or idea that repeat itself throughout a literary work Motif
A time which a decisive change in a situation occurs, especially one with beneficial results. Turning Point
The voice that author takes on a story Narrator
A literary element that involves a struggle between two opposing forces usually a protagonist and a antagonist. Conflicts
A common way of characterization which elaborate the geographic and social background of any character. Dialect
The use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities. Symbolism

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

Literary Terms #1-40 Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

The perspective of the speaker it could be is first person, third person or third person omniscient. Point of View
it’s underlying message, or big idea. Theme
style of speaking or writing, determined by the choice of words by a speaker or a writer. Diction
are words and expressions used in poems and texts to convey various meanings and interpretations from the literal meaning. Figurative Language
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind, used to make a description more emphatic or vivid Simile
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference. Allusion
is an object or idea that repeats itself throughout a literary work. Motif
is a figure of speech in which two vastly different objects are likened together with the help of similes or metaphors. Conceit
a person who narrates something, especially a character who recounts the events of a novel or narrative poem. Narrator
the literal or primary meaning of a word, in contrast to the feelings or ideas that the word suggests. Denotation
is a literary device that is used step-by-step in literature to highlight and explain the details about a character in a story. Characterization
is a literary term used to describe the events that make up a story, or the main part of a story. Plot
Is the voice behind the poem-the person we imagine to be saying things out loud. Speaker
is a figurative language technique where exaggeration is used to create a strong effect. Hyperbole
is the point of resolution that typically follows a climax and the falling action in literature or film. Denouement
is a set of rules in a language. It dictates how words from different parts of speech are put together in order to convey a complete thought. Syntax
is the central character or leading figure in poetry, narrative, novel or any other story. Protagonist
the point of highest tension in a narrative Turning
is the language used by the people of a specific area, class, district, or any other group of people. Dialect
is a type of drama that presents a serious subject matter about human suffering and corresponding terrible events in a dignified manner. Tragedy
is the time and place in which the story takes place. Setting
is an attitude of a writer toward a subject or an audience. Tone
to use figurative language to represent objects, actions, and ideas in such a way that it appeals to our physical senses. Imagery
is a figure of speech in which a thing – an idea or an animal – is given human attributes. Personification
is defined as a word which imitates the natural sounds of a thing. Onomatopoeia
is a literary device in which a writer gives an advance hint of what is to come later in the story. Foreshadow

Media Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A production company know for producing cartoon animations such as Bugs Bunny and Tweety Pie. Warner Bros
An animation device that produces the illusion of motion by displaying a sequence of drawings. Zoetrope
People who are intended to read or watch or play or listen to a media text. Audience
A person who has become so famous, both for doing their job (actor, sport player) Celebrity
The way events in a story are put together to be presented to an audience. Narrative
Where you go to watch a newly relaesed movie. Cinema
A way of categorising a media text according to its content and style (horror, comedy) Genre
The reproduction of everyday sound effects that are added to film. Foley
The written text of a play or film. Script
The creators of Mickey Mouse. Disney
Any sound which can be heard in the scene or while filming. Diegetic
Another term for a 'wide shot' long shot
A person who reports news or conducts interviews for the press. Journalist
A device used to record film or take photographs. Camera