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HIGH ANGLE SHOT
High angle shot is good to use in movies and images because it shows who has the power in the situation. Also sometimes it gives the audience the clue that someone is being watched . Sometimes shows the important characters.
LOW ANGLE SHOT
Low angle shots are also used to show who has power in the scene. Usually villains in the films are shown using the low angle shot because it makes them look larger and unnatural and been watched by someone who is small and most commonly scared of whats going to happen next. It also gives a clue that the monster/villain is going to attack the small person.
Shows characters in some distance. Long shot is usually used to show the main characters back and the setting where the film will take place.
EXTREME CLOSE UP
Extreme close up is usually used to show an important prop, gesture or movement of contact between characters
Medium shot shows the characters waist upwards. This is good because the audience will be able to see the reactions that the actors give. Most of the time used to show people in a conversation.
This shot is a shot from a person ‘s head and shoulders. Not too much of background detail should appear. It is usually used to make an characters emotions appear.
Extreme long shot
This is used to show buildings or distance places. Its also used as a view of the point of view of an character looking out over. Used quite a lot in horror movies to show that something's coming towards the character. Also known as an establishing shot.