Perspective

The composition of a point of view created by placing the camera directly opposite the horizon line and vanishing point.

In videography, a perspective is the composition of a point of view created by placing the camera directly opposite the horizon line and vanishing point. In the world of arts, linear or point-projection perspective (from Latin: perspicere 'to see through') is one of two types of graphical projection perspective in the graphic arts; the other is parallel projection. Linear perspective is an approximate representation, generally on a flat surface, of an image as it is seen by the eye. The most characteristic features of linear perspective are that objects appear smaller as their distance from the observer increases and that they are subject to foreshortening, meaning that an object's dimensions along the line of sight appear shorter than its dimensions across the line of sight. All objects will recede to points in the distance, usually along the horizon line, but also above and below the horizon line depending on the view used.

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Perspective
resources
  • Kubrick Beyond Perspective on youtube.com
  • Understanding Point of View in Film and Video on premiumbeat.com
  • The Art of Perspective and Symmetry in Cinematography on premiumbeat.com
  • The Art of Perspective in Cinematography: One-Point Perspective, Symmetry, and the Golden Curve on medium.com
  • Watch: How to Master Perspective in Cinema on nofilmschool.com
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Adapted from content published on wikipedia.org
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