A/V A to Z: An Encyclopedic Dictionary of Media, Entertainment and Other Audiovisual Terms

A/V A to Z: An Encyclopedic Dictionary of Media, Entertainment and Other Audiovisual Terms

by Richard W. Kroon

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Overview

Defining more than 10,000 words and phrases from everyday slang to technical terms and concepts, this dictionary of the audiovisual language embraces more than 50 subject areas within film, television, and home entertainment. It includes terms from the complete lifecycle of an audiovisual work from initial concept through commercial presentation in all the major distribution channels including theatrical exhibition, television broadcast, home entertainment, and mobile media. The dictionary definitions are augmented by more than 700 illustrations, 1,600 etymologies, and nearly 2,000 encyclopedic entries that provide illuminating anecdotes, historical perspective, and clarifying details.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780786495566
Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date: 04/30/2014
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 772
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.70(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

An award-winning videographer, Richard W. Kroon is COO for Southbay Motion Picture Technologies, Inc. He lives in Lake Balboa, California.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents



Acknowledgments vi

Introduction 1



The Dictionary 5



Selected Bibliography 765

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