Encyclopedia > Optical effect

  Article Content

Optical effect

Optical effects are those film effects that are created entirely through an optical process using film, light, shadow, lenses and/or chemical processes. Examples are film titles, fades, dissolves, wipes, blow ups, skip frames, bluescreen, compositing, double exposures, zooms/pans and many more special effects.

All of these things can now be done electronically and/or digitally, but they were originally created in an analog environment.



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Grateful Dead

... widely with input from the psychedelic music of the era, combined with rhythm and blues, jazz, and country. These various influences were distilled into a unique new music ...

 
 
 
This page was created in 67.6 ms