Notes: media basics
MESSAGE:When a film or TV show is created, it becomes a media product and sends a message
AUDIENCE:A target audience is the specific group of people that product or presentation is aimed at.
PURPOSE: The purpose, or intent, of a media presentation is the reason it was made.
Media messages are constructed to gain ___ and ____. The creators of media messages often provide a commodity, such as _______, or entertainment, in order to make____. The bigger the _______, the more the media outlet can charge for ________.
A script is the text or words of a film or television show. A _______ is a device used to plan the shooting of a ____or tv show. A _______ is made up of _____,and brief descriptions of what is happening in each shot of a ____.
Visual elements in a film and television show include ____ ___and angles. A camera shot is a single, continuous view taken by a camera. A camera angle is the angle at which the camera is _______ during the recording of a shot or image.
Special effects: Include computer-_____ animation, manipulated video images, and fast-or slow ____sequences in films, tv programs, and commercials.