The part that shows film
Frames per second
the best resolution
plays a collection of pictures fast
the science of sound wave behavior in air.
audio engineering society
a method of transmitting information by a continuous but varying signal.
an electric current that reverses its direction periodically.
the ratio of image width to image height
a grouping or range of frequencies
video signal that has not been modulated
shortened form of binary digit, symbolized by 1s and 0s. The smallest unit of digital information.
an illustration of the signal path through a given system.
closed circuit television
an acronym for coder/decoder. An electronic device that converts analog signals, such as video and audio signals, into digital form and compresses them to conserve bandwidth on a transmission path.
the action of the air molecules moving closer together permitting audible sound
most commonly used component in a loudspeaker system and found in all ranges of drivers.
central processing unit
a comparison of two measurements or values. Abbreviated dB, it is one-tenth of a Bel (a unit of measurement named for Alexander Graham Bell).
Something you do before publishing the video
Process before publishing
What you use to film
Something used to record audio
Frames per second
The part that shows the film
Type of camera
Plays a collection of pictures
Best quality you can get
A method of transmitting information by a contentious signal
Audio Engineering Society.
all light in a viewing room produced by sources other than the display.
an electronic device for increasing the strength of electrical signals.
American National Standards Institute.
the number of bits used to describe data.
the color portion of a composite or S-Video signal.
electronic device that removes information from a modulated signal.
electronic equipment that adjusts or corrects the frequency characteristics of a signal.
the natural agent that stimulates sight and makes things visible.
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
apparently colorless light, for example ordinary daylight. It contains all the wavelengths of the visible spectrum at equal intensity.
The distance - from peak to peak in a light wave - that determines the color of the light
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.
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
the light-gathering device of a camera
a lens that causes parallel rays (as of light) to come to a focus.
a lens that causes a beam of parallel rays to diverge after refraction, as from a virtual image
a device for recording visual images in the form of photographs, film, or video signals.
a camera setting corresponding to a particular f-number
a space through which light passes in an optical or photographic instrument, especially the variable opening by which light enters a camera.
a device that opens and closes to expose the film in a camera.
the time for which a shutter is open at a given setting.
a digital camera combining the optics and the mechanisms of a single-lens reflex camera with a digital imaging sensor
the position of a viewed object or the adjustment of an optical device necessary to produce a clear image
the distance between the nearest and the furthest objects that give an image judged to be in focus in a camera.
a room from which normal light is excluded, used for developing photographs.
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.
a light source suitable for use in a photographic darkroom
a light-sensitive coating for photographic films and plates, containing crystals of a silver compound dispersed in a medium such as gelatin.
The silver crystals that make up an image on a negative or print
the measure of a photographic film's sensitivity to light, determined by sensitometry and measured on various numerical scales
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.
an image on an exposed film or print that has not yet been made visible by developing.
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.
a chemical agent used for treating photographic film to make a visible image
a bath for stopping the action of a preceding bath by neutralizing any of its chemical still present.
a substance used for fixing a photographic image.
the chemical sodium thiosulphate (formerly called hyposulphite) used as a photographic fixer.
will reduce wash time, and help eliminate any of the magenta sensitizing dye so you will get nice clear film base.
wetting agent, dip your final film into
cleaning agent such as soap and water
the action of briskly stirring or disturbing something, especially a liquid
A selection method that allows you to paint an area of image, and the tool automatically finds edges.
Layers are like stacked, transparent sheets of glass on which you can create images. You can see through the transparent areas of a layer to the layers below. You can work on each layer independently.
A tool to organize layers into a logical order and reduce clutter in the Layers panel.
Actions that enhance or modify an image with special effects (Blur, sharpen, artistic, distort, noise, stylize, texture, etc)
Press Z to activate the zoom tool.
Anti-aliasing smooths the jagged edges of a selection by softening the color transition between edge pixels and background pixels.
The lasso tool makes freehand selections.
The backmost image in the layers panel
A subtractive color model used in printing that uses Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black for color channels
Creating difference between elements on a page. This can be achieved with color or by varying size, fonts, and font styles
Placing the subject of an image into focus or changing contrast, brightness and cropping an image to highlight the subject
A bitmap image format that supports animations
A commonly used format with lossy compression for digital photography
Changes the spacing between two letters of text
A raster graphics file format that supports lossless date compression
Represented by pixels in a grid layout and cannot be resized without loss of quality
Converting a vector image into pixels so more special effects/filters can be applied
creating visual consistency
Measurement of an image by the number of dots that make it up
Color mode best for digital documents (not printed) using Red, Green and Blue
contains all the tools used when working with images including selection tools, etc..
created with mathematical calculations, can be resized without loss of quality
open file format for streaming multimedia files containing text, graphics, sound, video and animation for windows platform
video file format originally designed for Windows; can be compressed or uncompressed, depending on the codec used
a technique for superimposing one video image onto another; most common colors are blue and green
the process of creating a DVD that will play in a DVD player
high speed interface that connects external devices; commonly known as IEEE1394; 1394A for PCs; 1394B for Macs
video format used to deliver video over the Internet using Adobe Flash Player
video format used to deliver video over the Internet using Adobe Flash Player
standard for compressing digital video; universal standard for digital video
common multimedia format used for video commonly played in Quicktime
the process of preparing all the elements of a video production, including planning, storyboarding, script writing, scheduling, props, camera angles and locations
the process of recording video
all phases of production following recording of video, i.e. capturing, editing, titling, exporting, etc
a mobile tripod or a moving platform for the camera; allows for smooth camera movement and tracking shots
standard hardware interface for attaching peripherals to a computer
software that will convert a video file from one format to another
programs used to capture, edit, and manipulate video images, add effects, titles and music to create studio-quality video
movie data file from a DVD disc
compressed video format designed for Windows but also viewable on Macs
the ability of a camera to compensate in cases where a subject with a large amount of background light would otherwise be obscured.
a scene shot from directly above the action
a scene change in a movie; a quick move from one scene to another
usually the first shot of a scene, designed to show the audience where the action is taking place
a camera angle which shows the subject as we would expect to see them in real life
raw, unedited material as it had been originally recorded
a camera angle that shows the subject from above; camera is angled down towards the subject; not as extreme as bird's eye view
a camera angle that shows the subject from below; camera is angled up towards the subject
a camera angle that looks at the talking subject from the listener's perspective
a camera movement that scans a scene horizontally
a planning tool that includes the "spoken" text of a video production
video that is not custom shot for use in a specific film (archive footage
a series of sketches that are used as a planning tool to visually show how the action of a story unfolds
a camera movement that scans a scene vertically
the bouncing of light off an object
the bending of the path of light when it moves from one kind of matter to another
the stopping of light when it his a wall or other opaque
reflecting or absorbing all light; no image can be seen
allowing some light to pass through; blurry image can be seen
allows most light to pass through; clear image can be seen
a solid object that bends light; not a lens
the range of light energy that people can see
a vibration you can hear
the area of a sound wave where the air is pushed together
quickly moving areas of high and low pressure
the greatest distance from the top of a sound wave to the bottom of the wave, the more energy a wave carries, the greater the amplitude
the distance in a straight line from one place on a ripple to the same place on the next ripple
the measure of the amount of sound energy reaching your ears
the measure of how high or low the sound is
the speed t which a sound travels
a sound reflection
a large, quick air pressure increase followed by a large quick decrease, an object moving faster than the speed of sound does this, so we hear a large BOOM when it happens
the change in frequency & pitch as a source of sound waves moving towards you or away you
the part of a sound wave where molecules are spread apart
the part of the sound wave where the molecules are close together
the number of times an object vibrates per second
a unit for measuring loudness
Data with signal size that can vary continuously
Rapid of a series of images, each one slightly different from one another, to create an illusion of movement
Digital data on a computer representing sound
Algorithm to compress and decompress a data file, usually audio or video; compression may be either lossy or lossless
Colours available for displaying an image
Used to create three-dimensional creatures as characters in movies
Audio format made up of digital descriptions of the instrument
Duration, pitch and timing of each note
Transformation of one image to a different one
Software process involving use of a scanner to convert a scanned graphic in ASCII characters
Creation of lighting and addition of textures to a 3-D image
Data involving strings of printable characters separated by white space characters
Separate frames of sequential bitmapped graphics shown rapidly to create the illusion of movement
Manipulation of an image by distortion
Skeletal outline of a 3-D image made up of both its visible and hidden edges
Smallest unit a computer can work with.
A small unit of memory equivalent to 8 bits.
Data expressed as a series of 1s and 0s electronically.
To create an image.
To place documents in a particular order
A flexible, removable, magnetic, memory disk.
A way to store free pieces of work
Indicates the use of colours, pictures or icons.
The opposite of output.
A device which lets you interact with the computer.
An input device that is a column used for control.
Is an input device used on laptops and desktops.
The use of a computer to create movement on the screen.
A little application that gets downloaded to your computer along with a web page.
A two or three-dimensional icon that represents a computer user or gamer.
The capacity of a device to process or transmit information. The more information it can handle per second, the greater its bandwidth.
A web page usually updated by one person; most allow viewers to post comments.
To mix two or more audio tracks into one.
The acronym for the use of computer to design products.
A computer seeking information on your behalf from a server on a network.
Digital images that can be legally used electronically.
A self-organized group of people with a common agenda, cause, or interest.
The speed of data transfer, normally expressed in bits or bytes per second.
A measurement of loudness. The higher the rating, the louder the sound.
Computers, cell phones, digital video, and social networking sites that allow users to create, communicate and interact with each other.
A person in whose life there have always been computers, video games and the Internet.
The process of converting analog audio and video signals into a digital format.
Misleading images that are changed, modified or manipulated to trick the viewer.
The prevalent graphics format for images on the World Wide Web.
Graphics that allow each pixel to appear as black, white, or shades of gray.
Jagged, stair-step-like bumps that advertise an image’s identity as a collection of pixels.
A file format used for photographs on the web.
To type your name and password to initiate a session with a host computer.
A remix or blend of songs, videos, or other media into one product.
A system enabling users to exchange information over long distances connecting through a system of routers, servers, switches, and the like.
Video editing process in which editing occurs in any sequence.
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.
Tiny dots of white, black, or color arranged in rows that make up an image on a computer screen.
A downloadable digital video or audio file that can be narrated or contain music and video.
Re-creation of songs using fresh rhythms and audio samples.
The density of pixels described in pixels per inch.
The acronym for the vector graphic format associated with Adobe Flash Player.
Also known as SMS, this is a message that is sent from a cell phone.
Someone who posts unwanted ads on online message boards.
The process in which an animator creates key frames and objects and then uses software to fill in movement in-between frames.
A social networking microblog where people’s messages, called Tweets, can be posted to their followers.
The process of making video films.
An HTML hypertext document on the World Wide Web.
Long Term Memory
Lightweight computer that uses touchscreen
A computer and network connection
Security device that controls access from the Internet
Small disk files that contain software codes
Input device that emits an electronic signal
Input device used to capture video images in real time
Use finely focused laser beam to read and write data
Converts characters, images and text to digital data
A wireless computer mounted on a mobile cart
Easily transported wireless computer
Magnetic storage media inside a computer
Another word meaning quality of the image
Uses tiny nozzles to spray ink on paper
A type of programming language
A type of software
Network lined up on a single cable
Routes data between networks using IP address
Network that can reach across wide geographic areas
Sends signal from router to PC
It refers to any physical object used to communicate messages.
A broad term that covers processed data, knowledge derived from study, experience, instructions, signals, or symbols.
The ability to identify, understand, interpret, create, communicate and compute, using printed and written materials associated with varying contexts.
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
It refers to "those digital media that are interactive, incorporate two-way communication and involve some form of computing"
Is a place where people go to watch films for entertainment.
Consists of moving pictures that have been recorded so that they can be shown at the cinema or on television.
It refers to a standard or norm that acts as a rule governing behaviour
The information sent from a source to receiver.
The excessive use of computers to the extent that it interferes with daily life.
A simple and flexible format of presenting information or conveying ideas whether hand-written, printed or displayed on-screen.
It refers to the representation or style of a text in the digital format.
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.
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.
In this age, the invention of the transistor ushered and the long distance communication became efficient
In this age, people discovered fire, developed paper form plants, and forged weapons and tools with stone, bronze, copper and iron.
It is more significant than the book.
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.
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.
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.
It is an electronic device for storing and processing data, typically in binary form, according to instructions given to it in a variable program.