Extreme Close UpAn extreme close-up usually shows only one part of a charactersface or an object. This type of shot creates an powerful mood andprovides A closer connection between the audience and the personas they able to see deeper emotions.
Close UpA close-up is a shot that only consists of one persons face. This allows theviewers to read the emotions from facial expressions, and also enables them tofeel empathy for the character.
Mid ShotA mid shot is of just one or multiple actors. From this shot, an audience can seethe actors faces more clearly as well as their interaction with other characters.This shot can also be used to establish relationships.
Long ShotA long shot is on a landscape and gives the audience a more clearly defined idea ofsetting. A long shot will usually illustrate the building or setting where the action willtake place.
Extreme Long ShotAn extreme long shot shows a majority of landscape. It is frequently used atthe beginning of a scene or a film to establish common location. This is alsoknown as an establishing shot.
High Angle ShotA high angle shot is a camera angle that looks down upon a subject. Using aperson in a high angle shot will make them look vulnerable or small. Thisangle is often used to demonstrate to the audience a point of view of aparticular character, therefore the person looking down will feel morepowerful.
Low Angle ShotA low angle is a camera angle that looks up at a person. This is the opposite of a highangle and makes the person look more powerful. This can make the audience feelvulnerable and small by looking up at the person, and enables them to empathieswith the person. Low angle shot also emphasis the high of an object.
Pan ShotA pan shot, is used to show movement. The camera is placed on atripod, and is moved according to the speed of the, often to follow amoving object which is kept in the middle of the frame. Also it can beused, at the beginning of a scene to show the setting.
Point of View ShotThis shot is used to show the audience what the characteror actor can see and helps them feel more involved in thescene.