One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A photograph or film sequence taken from below the subject.‘a low-angle shot of their faces’
- ‘It is a low-angle shot in the landscape format that is monumentalizing the fallen soldier.’
- ‘In one expressive, low-angle shot, we see that he has been made over.’
- ‘From the extreme low-angle shot that introduces Anna as a pair of shoes to the slight tremor in the camera that reinforces Anna's discomfort in the office, we gain insights that are purely due to cinematography.’
- ‘An extreme low-angle shot of an icon in the emergency lane of the highway indicating 'no cars' is juxtaposed with an extreme high angle shot of the Brixton tower.’
- ‘His monstrous corpulence is made even more alien by the low-angle shots which literally fill the screen with his belly.’
- ‘This scene allows another perfect image, a low-angle shot of the wind animating Lau's body with the deep-blue sky background.’
- ‘We see her in low-angle shots, climbing a tall building rendered in a distorted perspective.’
- ‘Kubrick's compelling and unique camera placements and low-angle shots, often set against austere white backgrounds, were fresh and daring in 1968 and have often been imitated since.’
- ‘National television broadcasts often begin with a low-angle shot of the sculpture that elevates slowly, as if the viewer is rising from a bow.’
- ‘The motif, in concert with the low-angle shot and slow-motion photography, heightens the tension.’
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