Shot 1 The extreme close up shot makes us question the significance of the book and why it is being read. This could be a McGuffin which may lead to the book having more of a significant effect on the opening scene.The text appears unsettled as it The colors used inappears broken and becomes the opening sceneclear then returns to its original are gloomystate which makes the writing (orange/black/whitelook cracked. The lighting on the ). The background isletters appears to change from also blurred, addinglight to dim making it look broke focus on the book, adown. shallow depth of field.
Throughout the opening scene there is aShot 2 constant fade to white/fade to black, which adds to the effect of the primary colors that are used throughout, this also enhances the effect of the thriller enigma.Adding to theconstant flickeringof the text whichmakes it lookunstable, adding tothe effect of theenigma The opening scene uses primary colors such as black and white. These colors are the dominant colors throughout the opening scene, reinforcing the thriller conventions.