Flashcards in Midterm Deck (95)
length of exposure (higher ss = less exposure)
size of iris, amount of exposure (higher a = less exposure)
(symmetrical/asymmetrical) (rule of thirds)
Color composure, subject to background
Center of attention, where our eyes gravitate
The path our eyes follow across the image, even the movement of the subject
(depth of field) (angle) (point of view)
Depth of Field
The deepness of the image (the larger the aperture the deeper the image appears, type of lens used).
Everything is in focus (deep depth)
Only subject is in focus (narrow depth)
distance from the lens to the film (zoom)
A complete set of characters in a particular size and style of type.
Font Family/Type Face
A series of fonts.
Spacing between Lines
Spacing between two characters
Tails of Letters
Letters without tails
Like sheets of stacked acetate. You can draw on individual layers, turn them on and off and add effects to specific layers.
Uses mathematical formulas to create geometric shapes using lines and curves. (infinite zoom)
Image made up of tiny squares called pixels (zoom in too much and you can see the pixels).
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.
Specials Exemptions from Copyright
Educators, Librarians, Public Broadcasting
Law of Ideas
Cannot copyright an idea
Can only copyright fixed expressions of ideas
Four Factors of Fair Use
Nature of the new work
Nature of the original work
Amount of material taken
Effect on the market
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?
3 Act Structure
Dominant model in Hollywood
Act I (3 act structure)
Introduce characters and expositions,
(P) chooses to pursue goal,
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!