Low-angle shot

In cinematography, a low-angle shot, is a shot from a camera angle positioned low on the vertical axis, anywhere below the eye line, looking up.

In cinematography, a low-angle shot, is a shot from a camera angle positioned low on the vertical axis, anywhere below the eye line, looking up. Sometimes, it is even directly below the subject's feet. Psychologically, the effect of the low-angle shot is that it makes the subject look strong and powerful.

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Low-angle shot
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Adapted from content published on wikipedia.org
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  • Image By RKO Radio Pictures, still photographer Alexander Kahle - International Photographer, Volume XII, Number 12, January 1941 (page 6), Public Domain — from wikimedia.org
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