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What are video and audio patch bays used for?
To route signal from point A to point B
Name and explain three kinds of video transitions
a. Cut – instant
b. Dissolve – Smooth
c. Wipe – Pattern
d. DVE – Digital video effect – changes the aspect ratio of a frame.
e. Key – cuts a hole over the background video.
Three main components of a professional video camera
Three industry standard NLE’s systems
(non linear editor)
a. Avid Media composer
b. Final Cut Pro
c. Sony Vegas
d. Adobe Premiere
Digital audio signal recorded on an assigned track on your media and it labels each of the frames with a number using a 24-hour clock.
The shot that defines where we are and what we are doing on this location.
Moving the camera slightly ahead of traveling person.
Luma levels and black in percentages.
Chroma and hue levels indegrees.
Over the shoulder
Medium Close Shot
What is the difference between an MC and a Production SWR?
MC carries Audio.
Define and explain Client
The most important person in your professional life.
Name two main buses in a professional SWR:
M/E, Program, and preview.
If you are working as an intern…avoid this mistake
Not ask enough questions
Two technical names for the main output of an SWR:
Program, Live, Hot, Air.
How do you read this timecode? 12:12:12;12 What kind is it? How do you know?
Hours, Minutes, Seconds, Frames Drop Frame
Central Machine Room
Video Over 100% IRE
All digital TV runs on 720p…….T or F
A pixel is considered to be the smallest single imaging element….T or F
Camera and lens to the right
Tripod, camera, and lens, move entirely
What instrument monitors black levels from a camera video output?
How many video players are available in the Grass Valley Turbo system?
In FCP define: Overwrite edit
It replaces the clip where the head is located and it maintains the duration of the video the same.
In FCP define: Insert edit
Makes a whole where the play head is and moves everything back, extends the video.
An advantage of making a copy of a digital video file is no generation loss….T orF
The 2X extender integrated to a zoom lens doubles the_______________
This recording system requires two passes to completely scan the entire screen___________
A____________connector splits the video signal into chroma and luma
S-Video, YC video and Separate video
What is the function of a CCU?
Camera Control Unit - Controls all of the camera functions. Not focus.
Camera and lens moves to the left
Camera and lens moves to the right
Camera lens and tripod moves from stage.
move camera and lens pointing downward
FCP, the viewer window is used for________
Select the in and out points of a clip
InFCP, the inpoint and the outpoints of a clip are assigned by the keyboard letters_________and__________
The aspect ratio of a wide LCD screen is:___________
16:9 1.78.1Broadcast standard
1.81.1 Academy standard
Name two professional video connectors
DVI, HDMI, Coax
Name the SWR used by the shader to monitor sources________
Passive or active switcher.
What is digitizing?
Transcoding media from a source to a digital language.
The two instruments that analyze a video signal are usually found at the very end of the signal flow. Explain why
To monitor the quality control of the signal flow.Because it is easier to identify a problem by using the elimination process
Elaborate:Prime lenses vs. Zoom lenses
Aspect ratio, Zoom lenses do an unnatural move,object moves toward you, on prime you move toward the object.
In FCP, what keys activate the rendering process?
Opt + R, and Cmd + R
After inserting new videotape or a new media card in a camcorder or a record deck,what do you record first and for how long? Why?
1 minute of color bars and 1 k tone for calibration. For the master control operator and editor.
What is the first technical adjustment made in a video camera?
Identifies hot spots of burned video.
inputs to the switcher
Utilizing a shallow DOF, Focal distance is shifted from a foreground item to a background item.
Going from point a to point b
Person that specializes in 3D Television recording.
Calibrating a monitor
Colorbars into monitor, blue gun, 3 grayscales and 4 blacks come, balance the gray vs the black, adjust chroma level, pedestal, blanking,(brightness, contrast,). Blue gun out and it should be ready.
4 windows in FCP
Canvas, timeline, browser, viewer.
The rundown of a show.
General propose interface
Central machine room
video tape recorder (any recording device or
intelligent digital disk recorder
remote control unit
Institute of video engineers
non linear editing
institute of electrical & electronic engineering
charged couple device
complainmatry medal oxide semiconductor (low Power)
father of editing
pasage of time to music
stay within 180 of establish shot
non linear video
on demand video