After reading this chapter, you should know . . .
- The informational, emotional, and psychological aspects of pictorial elements.
- Different types of graphics equipment and the functions they perform.
- Aesthetic considerations in using television graphics.
- Techniques for using non-computer-generated graphics.
- The purpose of sets.
- The uses and potential of virtual sets.
- How physical sets are designed, constructed, assembled, and stored.
- Differences among permanent sets, removable sets, and cycs and drapes.
- Elements to consider concerning furniture, set dressing, and props.
- How sets relate to other aspects of production.
On Set Exercises
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