Point-of-view shot

FilmM
abbreviation POV. This shot shows a view from the subject’s perspective, as if we are looking through their eyes.

Audio and video glossary. 2014.

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  • Point of view shot — A point of view shot also known as POV shot or a subjective camera) is a short film scene that shows what a character (the subject) is looking at (represented through the camera). It is usually established by being positioned between a shot of a… …   Wikipedia

  • Point-of-View-Shot — Ein Point of View Shot (engl., etwa: Einstellung mit einem bestimmten Standpunkt, Abkürzung POV Shot) ist in der Filmtheorie eine Einstellung, die den Zuschauern einen Blick durch die Augen einer Figur der dargestellten Handlung ermöglicht. Der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Point Of View Shot — VP Shot perspective whereby the video camera assumes a subject’s viewpoint …   Audio and video glossary

  • Point of view — On Wikipedia, NPOV refers to the policy on Neutral point of view (NPOV) Point of view, sometimes used interchangeably with viewpoint, may refer to: Point of view (literature) or narrative mode, the perspective of the narrative voice; the pronoun… …   Wikipedia

  • Point-of-view — POV ist ein Akronym und steht für: Point Of View (engl. Standpunkt), bezeichnet eine persönliche Meinung, Ansicht, Gesichtspunkt oder Erzählperspektive. Point Of View (oder Subjektive) in Film, Fotografie sowie Videospielen: die optische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • point of view — (POV)   the perspective from which the film story is told; also refers to a shot that depicts the outlook or position of a character; also see omniscient and subjective point of view, and P.O.V. shot …   Glossary of cinematic terms

  • point-of-view — TV (POV) Shot taken from a subject s point of view enabling viewers to see what thesubject sees …   Audio and video glossary

  • Shot (filmmaking) — In film, a shot is a continuous strip of motion picture film, created of a series of frames, that runs for an uninterrupted period of time. Shots are generally filmed with a single camera and can be of any duration. A shot in production, defined… …   Wikipedia

  • View camera — The view camera is a type of camera first developed in the era of the DaguerreotypeStroebel, L. D. (1986). View Camera Technique , 5th ed., p. 212. Boston: Focal Press. ISBN 0 240 51711 3] and still in use today, though with many refinements. It… …   Wikipedia

  • view — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 opinion/idea about sth ADJECTIVE ▪ current, prevailing ▪ general, popular, widely held ▪ The prevailing view is that he has done a good job in difficult circumstances …   Collocations dictionary


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