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5 terms

Lighting

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low key
scene flooded with shadows and darkness-creates suspense/suspicion
high key
scene flooded with light- creates bright and open looking scene
neutral
neither bright nor dark- even lighting throughout shot
bottom/side
direct lighting from below/ from one side; often dangerous/evil looking,may convey split personality/moral ambiguity
front/rear
soft, direct lighting on face/back of subject-creates halo effect