Electronic News Gathering

Created by blackmecca 

Upgrade to
remove ads

ENG

Electronic news gathering. Refers to the process of reporting events and activites that occur outside of the television studio.

lead-in

The first few sentences of script that establish the setting and events of a news story. Introduces the ENG topic to the viewer.

Rule of Threes

During postproduction, the edited clips are grouped by audio and video into segments of three sentences per style or format.

sound bite

A videotaped segment in which the audio and video portions of the tape must remain in sync. Sound bites are usually three to five seconds in length.

stand-up

Refers to an on-camera shot of a reporter as he or she presents information about the topic

tag

A standard format for the final sentence of script ending an ENG report. Identifies the reporter( by name) and station affiliation

Flickr Creative Commons Images

Some images used in this set are licensed under the Creative Commons through Flickr.com. Click to see the original works with their full license.

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set