Graphic Mass or Weight: How is the frame structured?
Screen center: the most stable, powerful position. Can also be boring.
Off center: not quite in the middle of the screen.
Off center: converging vectors: when something was centered but moved to
Note for The Big Lebowski Cast and Crew Lighting: should be set for traditional, non cosmic bowling alley feel. -maybe use a orange/yellow gel -Key light to be set on Walter at center stage, but also must illuminate both the Dude and Donny. Audio: Am
Types of motion: Primary Motion: Everything that happens infront of the camera
Secondary Motion: Camera Movements
Tertiary Motion: Cuts and dissolve
Editing: 4-D Continuity Editing
Mental map helps you make sense of where things are, where they are going,
What is art? Media aesthetics consider art and life dependent and interconnected. The medium is the message. Television, film, the distribution medium is important to message. Applied media aesthetics is the whole process. Everyday life can be the ma
Six major types of field forces: Main directions, magnetism of frame, asymmetry of the frame, figure and ground, psychological closure, and vectors. Horizontal lines suggest calm and normalcy. Vertical lines suggest power, formality and strength. A c
X-FILES CLYDE BRUCKMAN'S FINAL REPOSE SCENE 7 NORTH MINNEAPOLIS Mulder opens the door to the room with the last murder. Clyde stands in the doorway. MULDER Step inside, Mister Bruckman. CLYDE BRUCKMAN Why, what, what is this all about? MULDER A mu
Light and shadow: Light is necessary for shots. Shadows define texture, detail, shape, space, location and time. Shadows create 3-D on 2-D screens. Height and width. Shadows and depth. Diffused light: general illumination, soft or transparent shadows