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W for Winnebago

W for Winnebago

Winnebago is a generic name for any caravan or RV, frequently used as private quarters on film sets.

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R for Rule of Thirds

R for Rule of Thirds

The rule of thirds is a way of dividing the field of an image to aid in composition.

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A is for Autocue

A is for Autocue

An autocue, or teleprompter, is a device used to help people appearing on television remember their lines.

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S is for Storyboard

S is for Storyboard

Storyboards are illustrations used to plan and develop a story before it’s filmed.

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S for Shot Size

S for Shot Size

The size of a shot is an important part of visual storytelling, and a variety are used to different ends.

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M is for Magic Hour

M is for Magic Hour

The sun’s just come up, or just about to go down. Action!

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S is for Split Screen

S is for Split Screen

You can probably guess what ‘split screen’ means at first glance, but the reasons for using it and how it’s achieved deserve a closer look.

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W is for Wilhelm Scream

W is for Wilhelm Scream

If you don’t recognise this phrase, you’ve almost certainly heard the scream it describes.

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K is for Knock it Down

K is for Knock it Down

Lights! Camera! Hairspray! Action!

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L is for Lunch

L is for Lunch

Life on set can get strange sometimes. Especially when you're having lunch at Midnight. We explain everything.

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Hey! Let's do Lunch

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