TCOM 4170, Spring 2013 Lecture 1

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TCOM 4170, Spring '13
Amani Channel, MA

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TCOM 4170, Spring 2013 Lecture 1

  1. 1. TCOM 4170 Spring 2014 Video Production Amani Channel, MA
  2. 2. Wednesdays 6:00-8:30 • Goal is to create interesting stories • Tell narratives • Learn professional video production techniques • Composition • Lighting • Audio • Editing
  3. 3. Syllabus  Be here  Be on time  Be professional  Don’t procrastinate  Apply what you learn  Assignments will be given in class each week
  4. 4. What do I know about production?
  5. 5. Technology Changes Quickly  Early days: record live TV onto 16mm (kinscope)  1950’s Video Tape Recorder (VTR or tape deck)  Video Cassette Recorder (VCR)  Camcorders  Analog to Digital  Current HD  Future 4 and 5K
  6. 6. Video Format  How many lines or pixels form an image  Shape of the image  How the signal is compressed  NTSC National Television System Committee – 1 Format  ATSC Advanced Television System Committee -18 Formats  Pixel: The brightness and color of that part of the image
  7. 7. Video Format  Standard Definition: 4:3 aspect ratio (720 x 480 pixels)  High Definition: 16:9 aspect ratio (1920x1080 or 1280x720)  4k 4096x2160  Progressive vs. Interlaced Progressive: All pixels in each frame are captured at once Interlaced: Each field contains half the horizontal video lines.  Frame rate: The number of frames recorded each second 29.97 (30) 24 Film 25 FPS (PAL/SECAM)
  8. 8. Capturing Images  Light  Tripod  Composition Rule of Thirds Long Shot Wide Shot Medium Shot Close Ups  Keep shots still
  9. 9. Canon Vixia HFR30  Consumer camcorder  SD card  Mic Jack  Standard tripod
  10. 10. First Assignment  Photo Essay  Day in the life (student-work-home)  8-12 photos  Variety of Shots (Rule of thirds)  Due 1/22  Reading

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