LO3 - Lesson 9 - Conventions

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LO3 - Lesson 9 - Conventions

  1. 1. Conventions Lesson 9
  2. 2. File Type Card Game In groups of 3 or 4 follow the instructions given…
  3. 3. Lesson Goals  Know how version control is used in media  Understand the use of file naming conventions  Be able to describe naming conventions and version control #convention #version
  4. 4. Naming Files Know how version control is used Understand naming conventions  When saving files on a computer it is important that they are given suitable file names to help you find the file again quickly in future: Video0001.wmv DSC0001.jpg Track0001.mp3 #convention #version
  5. 5. Naming Files Know how version control is used Understand naming conventions  When you transfer photographs from a digital camera they will already be named with a generic file name given to them by the camera: DSC0001.jpg DSC0002.jpg DSC0003.jpg DSC0004.jpg DSC0005.jpg DSC0006.jpg DSC0007.jpg DSC0008.jpg
  6. 6. Naming Files Know how version control is used Understand naming conventions  Each of these files should be renamed so that they have a sensible file name which is relevant to the content of that image file: Actors.jpg Cast.jpg Costumes.jpg Crew.jpg Filming.jpg Location.jpg Publicity.jpg Review.jpg
  7. 7. Naming Files Know how version control is used Understand naming conventions  Organising files effectively and ensuring that they all have relevant file names will help ensure a better workflow when dealing with media: Actors.jpg Cast.jpg Costumes.jpg Interview.wmv Scene.wmv Trailer.wmv Advert.mp3 Radio.mp3
  8. 8. What is version control? Describe how different versions of a file can be saved…
  9. 9. Version Control Know how version control is used Understand naming conventions  When creating certain documents for a client you may be asked to go back and make improvements to a design over a period of time: FirstSong.mp3 AnotherSong.mp3 DifferentSong.mp3 NewSong.mp3  This is where different versions can be used to show how the design changes and develops throughout the project: Song_v_01.mp3 Song_v_02.mp3 Song_v_03.mp3 Song_v_04.mp3
  10. 10. Organisation Know how version control is used Understand naming conventions  Both naming conventions and version control can be applied equally to the saving of individual files as they can to folders storing these files.  When working for a client it is vitally important that you present your work in a professional manner.  Organising files in appropriately named folders with clear use of version control shows the development of your work and lets your client know you are doing your job correctly. #convention #version
  11. 11. Your Task Know how version control is used Understand naming conventions  Explain why naming conventions are used in file management:  What are naming conventions?  Give an example  Describe the use of version control Scene.wmv in helping show the development of a file over a period of time:  What is version control? Radio.mp3  Give an example  Complete work on image, audio and video file types including properties, limitations and compression details. Cast.jpg #convention #version
  12. 12. Key Words  Naming Convention  Giving a file a relevant and suitable file name when saved.  Version Control  Using numbers or letters to name different versions of the same file

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