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IOS

film sensitivity

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Shutter Speed

length of exposure (higher ss = less exposure)

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Aperture

size of iris, amount of exposure (higher a = less exposure)

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Balance

(symmetrical/asymmetrical) (rule of thirds)

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Contrast

Color composure, subject to background

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Focal Point

Center of attention, where our eyes gravitate

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Movement

The path our eyes follow across the image, even the movement of the subject

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Perception

(depth of field) (angle) (point of view)

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Depth of Field

The deepness of the image (the larger the aperture the deeper the image appears, type of lens used).

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Wide Angle

Everything is in focus (deep depth)

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Telephoto

Only subject is in focus (narrow depth)

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Focal Length

distance from the lens to the film (zoom)

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Font

A complete set of characters in a particular size and style of type.

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Font Family/Type Face

A series of fonts.

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Leading

Spacing between Lines

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Kerning

Spacing between two characters

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Serif

Tails of Letters

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San Serif

Letters without tails

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Layers

Like sheets of stacked acetate. You can draw on individual layers, turn them on and off and add effects to specific layers.

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Vectors

Uses mathematical formulas to create geometric shapes using lines and curves. (infinite zoom)

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Bitmap

Image made up of tiny squares called pixels (zoom in too much and you can see the pixels).

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US Constitution, Article I, Section 8

The congress shall have the power to promote the progress of science and useful arts by securing for limited times to authors and inventors the exclusive right to their respective writings and discoveries.

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Specials Exemptions from Copyright

Educators, Librarians, Public Broadcasting

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Law of Ideas

Cannot copyright an idea

Can only copyright fixed expressions of ideas

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Four Factors of Fair Use

Nature of the new work

Nature of the original work

Amount of material taken

Effect on the market

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2 Questions from the Center for Social Media

Did the unlicensed use transforms the copyrighted material by using it for a different purpose?

Was the amount and nature of material taken appropriate?

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3 Act Structure

Dominant model in Hollywood
Prescriptive model

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Act I (3 act structure)

Introduce characters and expositions,

Spark Conflict,

(P) chooses to pursue goal,

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Act II (3 act structure)

(P) confronts obstacles in pursuit of goal,

Gathering of allies,

Stakes are raised,

Possible turning point,

All hope is lost...

Hope is restored! Recommit to goal!

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Act III (3 act structure)

(P) must fact final obstacle alone,

Climax,

(P) overcomes goal,

Conflict is resolved,

Order is restored,