This video terminology glossary is an alphabetical list of important and/or hard to find audio production, video production, video editing, multimedia and filmmaking terms and their meanings...
What is a Word anyway?
A single word represents a thought, state of being, action and/or object that can then be put together with other words and symbols to communicate a whole and more complex concept of thought, state of being or action.
But… what happens if you run across a word or words in a subject you don't completely understand? Well... You don't fully get the concept that is being communicated. This is a barrier that comes between you and the full understanding of that subject.
At that point ...for most people... studying that subject may become boring, hard, or downright painful and... For a lot of people... it presents enough of a barrier that they don't continue in the subject at all and may abandon it altogether.
When you first delve into video editing, video production and/or working with multimedia it might
all seem very complicated especially if you don't understand the video production terms and definitions being used.
But… it is really only necessary for you to have a good basic working knowledge of the key words and terms that you will come across in the subject to make it much easier, faster and much more fun to learn.
Knowing and understanding the terminology used in video production, video editing and multimedia is vital if you are to be successful in applying this technology. Of course, you need to practice the subject too! But… You'll find it hard to practice if you don't understand what you're doing in the first place!
You will find that in these subjects there will be all manner of specialized words that you will need to know to be able to effectively and easily produce your film, video or multimedia production.
So… the purpose of this video
terminology glossary is to make it easy for you to find the specialized
terms that you need to know to be successful...! The key terms in digital video technology, video editing terminology, film and video production terminology etc..
And again... If you take the time to really study and understand for yourself the words and concepts of these subjects... I guarantee you’ll be very productive and...have much more FUN!!!
I’m making this video terminology glossary as extensive as possible and will add new terms as I come across them.
It is definitely a work in progress! New terms will be added on a regular basis.
Use this video terminology glossary and other information and resources you will find here at VideoEditingSage.com to help you understand the and use these subjects well..
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