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Unformatted text preview: The second measure I would take is on the dancer’s spotting. Spotting is a technique that is designed to center spins and to avoid dizziness. When a dancer spots, they pick a spot to stare at and fix their eyes on for the entire spin so that they can snap their head around back to that point. I would want to measure the point at which the dancer is spotting and if the dancer is accurate in her spotting. c) The tools I would use would be multiple video cameras to get different views, a goniometer, and a marker for the dancer’s head. d) These measurements would help me because I would know if I was leaning the wrong way when spinning and how to fix it. I would also know where the best place to look for spotting is so I would not get dizzy while spinning. These are important techniques for dancers because a spin is so common. If these things were known, the dancer can perfect her moves and be precise....
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- Spring '08
- Mass, Kilogram, Spotz, hip angle, Samantha Levine