filmmaking

Guide to basic camera shots and angles

A Beginner’s Guide to Camera Shots and Angles

We break down the basic camera shot types so you can storyboard your video or animation sequence with confidence!

For video makers, film directors and animators using the correct, conventional camera terminology is key to giving the impression that you know what you’re doing! One of the basics is learning how to describe the framing of your subject matter to other people.

This is where you’ll want to brush up on the language (or grammar) of camera shots.

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