Type
Crossword
Description

on-set personality who reads the text of the most important news stories; the Manchor sets the tone of the newscast and introduces and closes most reports anchor
news reporter or writer operating in a separate location from the news 9 headquarters who gives regular reports correspondent
a reporter who reports from the location of the story; field reporters bring viewers to the scene and help make the event seem more immediate and credible field reporter
visual device, such as a chart, a graph, or an illustration; graphics help illustrate details of the news graphic
person in charge of a news department; the news director may have the final approval of which stories are aired, the order in which they are aired, and the amount of time allotted to each story news director
time frame that remains for reporting news stories; a typical 30-minute newscast consists of only 12 to 15 minutes of news, apart from the weather reports, sports updates, and commercials news hole
brief quotation excerpted from a longer statement in an interview or speech; sound bites are usually combined with video footage sound bite
brief mention of an upcoming report; teasers are used to keep viewers tuned in to the newscast and are frequently read prior to commercials teaser
recorded video including interviews and on-the-scene shots videofootage
news anchor or reporter’s voice heard over the video footage voiceover

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

Television Production Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

this person is on the set and is the main person delivering the news anchor
this person develops all the content necessary to execute a show. He or she is tasked with the job of booking guests, scripting, and story development. producer
designs all the logos, maps, chyron images, lower third identifications, station bugs, and most of the graphics used during a show. graphic artist
receives and edits all raw footage used during a news cast or a production video editor
person who prepares the news which is read by the news anchor. However, you may find that in a smaller market, anchors may also be responsible to write news for their daily broadcast. This person must have exemplary writing skills news writer
controls what the reporters read in the news. He has to sort out the most important news which will be of interest to the audience and assign it to the reporter on duty news director
person might be responsible for setting up the lighting, audio consoles and studio cameras at a station/company studio engineer
responsible for recruiting and developing a strong sales staff, so that revenue can be generated through advertisements sales manager
responsible for recording many different types of events and small-scale productions. This can include documentaries, commercials, weddings, sports and other live events, legal depositions, training videos, and even short films videographer
who assembles together images, typography, or motion graphics to create a piece of design. A graphic d graphic artist

Journalism Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A published false statement Libel
A spoken false statement Slander
The act of using another person's words or ideas as your own. Plagerism
In a photo layout there should be one larger, _______ image. Dominate
When taking a photo or video good _________ is essential. Light
Aside from good light, good ________ is important in a video. Sound
PBS stands for Public Broadcasting ____________. Service
Copyright law last for the life of the author plus ________ years. Seventy
The _______ determines the how a movie will be filmed. Cinematographer
This person reads television news. Anchor
Most younger people get their news from _______. Internet
Most older people get their news from __________. Television
West Texas was in the news because of an immigrant tent city here. Tornillo
New York Times slogan appears on front page, "All the News that's fit to _____" Print
Name of the news museum in Washington, D.C. Newseum
This person gathers news and then writes or films a story. Reporter
He is credited with creating facebook. Zuckerberg
Snapchat was founded how many years ago. Eight
These articles have opinions and are on their own newspaper page. Editorials
When you cite what somebody said word for word, that is called a what? Quote
When interviewing anyone you always want to check how what is spelled? Name
A person who sees a crime being committed is called a ______. Witness
This is the beginning of your story. Lead
The action of damaging the good reputation of someone. Defamation
The amendment guarantees a free press. First

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

Digital Video Production Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Immediate, current information and events are newsworthy because they have just recently occurred. It’s news because it’s “new.” Timeliness
when people argue about actions, events, ideas or policies, we care. conflict controversy
Local information and events are newsworthy because they affect the people in our community and region. We care more about things that happen “close to home. proximity
People are interested in other people. Everyone has something to celebrate and something to complain about human interest
People are attracted to information that helps them make good decisions. If you like to cook, you find recipes relevant. relevance
responsible for presenting stories on-camera, usually from a studio location though work can take place in the field anchor
A journalist who gathers information - including researching and interviewing people - and writes news stories. reporter
responsible for the developing, writing, and revision of scripts, may create plotlines writer
esponsible for the visual concept of a film, television or theatre production. They identify a design style for sets, locations, graphics, props, lighting, camera angles and costumes designer
The Technical Director has the daily responsibility for the technical operations of a theatre or performing arts center, including lighting, sound, set design and construction, and coordinating necessary maintenance. technical director
takes all the elements of a newscast (packages, video, graphics, etc.) and compiles them into a show news producer
the person responsible for assigning roles in a film, play, or other production. casting director
designs and directs routines used in dances and performances. choreographer
display device that prompts the person speaking with an electronic visual text of a speech or script teleprompter
person who performs on stage, another name for a person who is the main face the viewer may see on a newscast talent
another name for a reporter, person who goes out and gets the news correspondent

Video review day 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The father of television Philo T Farnsworth
reinforces stereotypes, shapes our morals and keeps us informed massmedia
_______________ was the first form of media telegraph
In ____________ color televison became popular 1950
_____________________ is defined as a set of laws that protect an artists original work Copyrightlaw
__________________ is when you copy someone elses work. plagiarism
Making a music video with another persons music is ______________ copyright
Property owned by the government that you can record videos on without permission is called what? public property
Government communications agency FCC
storyboarding is done in this phase of making a video preproduction
Video and audio editing is done in what phase of making a video? postproduction
What phase of video production do you select your equipment? production
This job includes using audio mixer, operating audio players and monitorying the audio level on studio equipment audioengineer
This person is the eyes and ears for the news director floor director
Anyone who appears on camera is referred to as __________ talent
This frames shots for the viewer and takes the shots the director calls out. cameraoperator
You ________________ equipment before unplugging it ppweroff

English 2 crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

a brief statement or account of the main points of something. Summary
combine (a number of things) into a coherent whole. Synthesize
Connecting background knowledge to what you are reading Making connections
of or relating to sensation or the physical senses; transmitted or perceived by the senses. Sensory
a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reason Inferences
examine methodically and in detail the constitution or structure of (something, especially information), typically for purposes of explanation and interpretation. Analyze
evidence from a text (fiction or nonfiction) that you can use to illustrate your ideas and support your arguments. Textual evidence
Refers to information that is implied or inferred because it's not clearly stated Draw conclusions
the objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to form a judgment Critical thinking
the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic. Theme
language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative language
the patterns of rhythm and sound used in poetry. Prosody
a piece of writing that partakes of the nature of both speech and song that is nearly always rhythmical, usually metaphorical, and often exhibits such formal elements as meter, rhyme, and stanzaic structure. Poem
elements are a strong visual means of indicating relationships. Graphic elements
literary work in which special intensity is given to the expression of feelings and ideas by the use of distinctive style and rhythm; poems collectively or as a genre of literature. Poetry
the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities. Symbolism
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Allegory
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference. Allusion

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

Journalism Jargon Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

stand-up
spike
sound bite
rundown
kicker
jump line
deadline
pitch
clip
cantemo
camayak
attribute
reporter
APstylebook
anchor
advance
teleprompter
broadcast
interview
graf

Crime scene basics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Statement of where suspect was at the time of the crime. Alibi
The first step in analyzing a crime; used to determine the nature of the crime, possible suspects, eyewitness accounts, etc. Interview
(Mia) a person associated with suspect that may have committed a crime. Accomplice
Interview witnesses and consult with the CSI unit. They investigate the crime by following leads provided by witnesses and physical evidence. Detective
(Isabelle) person thought to be capable of committing a crime. Suspect
a person harmed, injured, or killed as a result of a crime, accident, or other event or action. Victim
At the crime scene to identify potential evidence, the point of exit, and getting the general layout of the crime scene. Examine
Any physical location in which a crime has occurred or is suspected of having occurred. Crime Scene
Typically the first to arrive at a crime scene. They are responsible for securing the scene and detaining persons of interest. Police officer
an impression or mark made on a surface by a person's fingertip, especially as used for identifying individuals from the unique pattern of whorls and lines. Fingerprint