Video Terminology Glossary I:
Video, Filmmaking and Multimedia Words and Terms


IEEE 1394 – the specification for a FireWire connection. (Also see: The Video Capture Port ).

Industry Standard Architecture (ISA) – a older electrical standard for an adapter card slot interface on a computer. (Also see: What is a Video Card? ).

Insert – A camera shot that is filmed or videoed from a different angle or focal length than the Master Shot. It usually emphasizes a different angle or aspect of the action in that scene or sequence. (Also see: Video Production Terms: The Shot, the Scene and the Sequence).


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