Types of Shots

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Each team will make a video showing someone crossing the courtyard. The shots should go together to form a short movie, so CONTINUITY is important (Mr. Machtay will discuss this word).

Mr. Machtay will show some examples of storyboards. Your team must create a storyboard and show it to Mr. Machtay before you go out to the courtyard to videotape.

WHY DID THE STUDENT CROSS THE COURTYARD?

These are the shots that must be included in your short movie:

WIDE SHOT/ESTABLISHING SHOT

MEDIUM SHOT

CLOSE-UP

POV SHOT

HIGH-ANGLE

LOW-ANGLE

TRACKING

PAN

TILT