Flashcards in Camera Shots And Angles Deck (11):
Long shot shows characters full body, it focuses on the character as well as the background.
Shows a character from the waist up. Usually used for dialogue.
Shows characters facial expressions and background is blurred. It is used to make us feel comfortable or uncomfortable about a character.
Extreme close up
Zooms up on the face and usually shows detail on the face like eyes or the mouth, with no background whatsoever.
Birds eye view
This angle over looks the scene like your looking down on the action.
Draws attention to the importance of the environment or setting for a scene.
Camera is positioned as though a human is observing a scene.
Shows the audience power in the character. This shot is filmed looking upwards.
Filmed by tilting the camera, and suggest a sense of "crookedness" and anxiety.
Shows outside of a building/landscape used to show scenes of thrilling action.