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Video Production Vocab

Subject : performing-arts
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. When uploading a document for Win Que where should you put the file at?






2. To seperate program information from station ID's and commercial we should prob use ____.






3. Come in all sizes. Can consist of one person with a camera or network dramatic need a lot of people






4. Shot from beginning to end and recorded






5. In order to create text to be rolled or crawled - the ___________button must be clicked BEFORE the text is created.-






6. The ratio of the width of the screen to it's height is called the _____ ratio.






7. Some directors imagine that they are using their cameras to show their audience 'things as they are'






8. When tone is set at 0VU on the master analog audio board - the audio record levels should be set at ______VU.






9. When uploading your prompter file you will be prompted to save the file you deleted (the blank script). Do you click yes or no?






10. Dollying will decrease the _____ of ______.






11. To send your message to the switcher - click on the_____ button at the top of the screen.






12. Black level is normally set at ____ IEEE units for analog video






13. Shows the scene from various viewpoints and begin to feel a sense of space as we build up a mental image of a situation although the camera is only showing us a small section of the scene in each shot






14. Director's primary representative and contact when the director isn't on the set or in the studio.






15. Responsible for assisting the camera operator in setting up the camera.






16. All camera movements are designed by direction of movements of the ____.






17. To send your message to the switcher - click on the_____ button at the top of the screen.






18. There are appox. ___ frames of video per sec. analog NTSC TV.






19. When inserting a picture - beforehand create or edit it to be ____pixels wide by ____ pixels high.






20. Sound effects info should be placed on the _____ side of the shooting script.






21. Responsible for assisting the producer






22. Of the depth of field approxiamately ___ behind the subject.






23. The instrument which provides an objective measure of the luminance in a TV picture is the_______.






24. The control usually used to adjust white levels is the____.






25. The instrument which provides an objective measure of the luminance in a TV picture is the_______.






26. Selects - compiles - and cuts video and audio to produce programs






27. The most common type of microphone used as a professional lavalier is the________.






28. Shot from beginning to end and recorded






29. The floor manager holds his/her arm in a T shape to indicate __ seconds remaining.






30. When saving a CG make sure that 2D is selected in the ____ _____ of the Properties window.






31. The floor manager holds his/her arm in a T shape to indicate __ seconds remaining.






32. The axis extending straight out from the camera lens is called the _ axis






33. The ratio of the width of the screen to it's height is called the _____ ratio.






34. The area of the directors screen that can be counted on to be seen by the home viewer is called the_____.






35. The best instrument to use for a TV key light is a(n) _____ light.






36. We encode color infor in video by munipulating _____.






37. The VCR operator should call out 'speed' when the ____ indicator light remains on.






38. When we frame much tighter than head and shoulders this shot is an ____






39. On the Grass Valley Kayak switcher the down stream keyer always keys over the _______ bus.






40. A series of shots that can stand alone is called a_____.






41. The inverse square law would suggest that ______ the ____ is the most efficient method of making a mahor change in light intensity






42. Responsible for conceiving - designing - and organizing the scenic treatment for a production






43. The method of timing a script by giving time remaining is called ____ timing.






44. Each scene or act is shot - corrected - and polished one at a time






45. The area of the directors screen that can be counted on to be seen by the home viewer is called the_____.






46. Responsible for designing and implementing the graphics for the production






47. Some directors imagine that they are using their cameras to show their audience 'things as they are'






48. Transmitted live to the viewing audience






49. Transmitted live to the viewing audience






50. Dollying will decrease the _____ of ______.