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Explain: Remote Survey
A site visit away from your home venue
What is Video Compression?
Minimizing data across a three dimensional array of color pixels
Complimentary Metal Oxide Semiconductor
Name 5 camera adjustments using the Sony RCP-750
- Black and White Balance
- Iris Level Control Aperture
- Shutter Speed and Filters
- Color Balance
HDV is recorded as a ______stream
Explain use of the passive SWR
Used by engineer/shader isloate for QA
What is Dynamic range?
The amount of highlights and darks an HD camera can capture without blowing out/under exposing
ablitly of a camra to see detail betewwn high light and low light
What is "Burned Video"?
Overexposed video over 100% IRE
Intelligent Digital Disk Recorder
E to E only function is to
Electronics to Electronics. Monitoring the input versus the output.
What are “Macros” in a professional SWR
stores many functions in one button
Explain the first focusing procedure on a camera lens
Zoom in all the way and focus then zoom out
Differences between ENG and EFP
a. ENG – fast single camera rec single operator news capture
b. EFP – full crew. Director, assist, writer
Move back camera and tripod away form stage
Dolly in _________
Move forward camera and tripod toward the stage
CD files can be imported into FCP
You cannot digitize in FCP without timecode
What is 2x extender?
option to Doubles the focal length of the lens
Name five Single camera recording calls
Lock it down,
Quite on the set,
(0) Zero IRE means
no signal / no video input
Point of view
Over the Shoulder
Four names for 7.5 IRE
What is "Fixing it in post production"?
Upward Y axis is often used to
To exit a scene./ end a scene
Four keyers in the Sony MFS-2000
FCP keyboard shortcuts "L", "K" and "J"
Rewind, pause/stop, fast forward /play
The space bar in FCP activates what?
Play and stop
In a Show Pro event, is insurance really necessary?
Yes, because an accident can happen involving really expensive equipment or hospital bills.
Name the FCP window that displays the timeline output
Name the FCP window that displays audio, graphics and video clips
Browser / veiwer / timeline
What is a "Flypack system"
Portable video production swr
Name five technical positions in live session labs at FS-1
A2, A3, .
What is timecode?
Digital audio signal recorded on an assigned track on your media used to label each frame using the 24-hour clock.
Real time recordings are displayed by ____ timecode
When editing to music, you should always follow the stage action and also the ____ and _____
Tempo and action
In 3D technology, explain the main differences between Paralax barrier and Lenticular lens
Paralax uses liquid crystal
lenticular uses lenselets
Pointing camera downward
Switching the shutter speed from 1/60 sec. to 1/48 sec on a video camera creates what effect on the video image?
What is GOP
Group of pictures
Name the type of compression where every single video frame is sampled and stored separately as is.
Why is CHROMA data represented by two numbers?
Because we see more white color is split
. Blue - yellow and red - yellow.
What is a slate? What is represented by an inverted slate?
Is the ID of a clip. The take preceding the slate.
Name two intrusive camera moves
Fast zoom in, rack focus, snap zoom,swift pan.
Name two Non-intrusive camera moves
Dolly in/out, truck Left/right, panleft/right, POV.
What is a "Snap zoom"?
Fast zoom used to follow the speed of whatever is being recorded.
Bits per pixel
What is the use of a Servo Motor on a camera lens?
Zoom in and zoom out electronically. at diff speeds
The X axis movement from left to right suggest what kind of motion?
7.5 IRE is the same as 100% IRE
FS-1 MFS-2000 and FS Venue MFS-2000 differences
venue 1080i is HD video
and the other is SD video.
When would you use a "Slow Zoom"
Dramatic situations /slow music
A continuous red line over a clip in FCP timeline indicates that
The clip is UN-rendered or needs to be rendered.
Define: Tally light
Shows that the camera is live.
What is a "Client"?
Most important person in your professional life.
The most important part of any show production is
Represents the TV director in the studio
What is a Teleprompter
on screen scripting to the talent
Moving the entire tripod with camera to the right
camera lens move up
What is a Safe Title area?
Full view minus 10% of the borders
lines show safe broadcast areas
When do you need to calibrate Oscilloscopes and Vectorscopes?
Before the beginning of every show
What kind of SWR is used by the Shader?
Passive or active
What is Focal Length?
The distance between the camera and the center of the zoom
Differences between Prime and Zoom lenses
Zoom length has an adjustable focallength, Prime does not change.
In a professional SWR, what is the Key function used for?
For cutting a hole over background video
Digital video effect
(page turn transition)
Video tape recorder
In the FSL Venue, name and explain 5 technical or creative positions during a show production
Producer, director, FOH, monitorengineer, Hippo Op.
Responsibilities of a video recording engineer
Quality control of recording audio and video
Background noise in a location
Leading from left to right, the presenter should be positioned on what side of the viewfinder?
Name the cable connector that delivers the best video signal
SDI / hdmi / firewire
Can you store effects in FCP timeline
Define I/O panel
Input and output of every signal available on the Venue
Explain the term: "Pad your shots"
adding frames at beginning and end of every recorded clip for editing
Electronic Memory used by switchers to save a transition
Explain procedure to import video clips into FCP
In FCP, what is the "Razor Blade Tool" used for?
cutting clips it in half
In an ISO Show recording, how should time code be recorded?
From a master clock
What is the first RCU camera adjustment when taking the white balance?
What is the Flypack model and make used in show
Grass Valley Indigo
dig single reflector
shot recorded to cover bad edits
chroma key works
replaces background color with a still or moving image
the run down of a show
minimum focal distance
To adjust the lighting temperature
What is Zone focus
Focusing on one area of your scene.
How would you trim a clip to make it shorter at the end?
Trim out minus
In a show prod video recording, what is an arc?
Half a circle movement in front of the stage.
Name the three dimensions of 3D television.
Depth, height, and depth of field
What is a safety switch?
Prevents the media from being rerecorded or erased
What is the optimum storage temperature range for media
Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers
Mixing composite and SDI HD cameras is possible using the TriCaster 850
Before powering a television production truck, what important step must be taken?
Power must be checked and see if have the correct power requirements.
How many cameras can you connect to the TriCaster 850?
Why is the TriCaster considered a "Production truck in a box"
Because it has all the elements needed for a production.
Name three new areas or systems learned in the AVP course.
Software or hardware did not know or not interested in AVP and now interested on.