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Media & Film Studies Dictionary | Glossary »

Richard Gent | Wednesday August 24, 2011

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GCSE Film Language »

Gill Clayton | Saturday September 03, 2011

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FilmEdu GCSE Film Language.doc

Camera Shots

Establishing Shot - ES - Establishes where, when and who of a sequence of film.

Long Shot - LS - The subject being filmed can be seen from head to foot in their surroundings.

Mid/medium Shot - MS - Classic newsreader shot. A person can be seen from the waist upwards. We can still see some of the setting.

Close Up - CU - The subject fills the screen. We cannot see much of the background.

Big/Extreme Close...

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