Part of Lesson Plan: The Dolly & Track (specialized camera movement)
Activity Overview / Details
Step 1: Teacher hands out the document, "Camera Movement Terms."
Teacher goes over the terminology of basic camera movement, and then plays the video titled, "The Dolly Shot: Videomaker"
Immediately following the video, the teacher plays another video called, "the Zoom vs. The Dolly Shot."
After viewing the two videos, the teacher then leads a class discussion furthering the previous discussion when the Camera Dolly was introduced.
Materials / Resource
- Camera Movement Terms [ Download ] Vocabulary terms
- The Dolly Shot: Videomaker [ Watch Video ] [ Download Original Video ] Overview of the Dolly Shot
- Zoom vs. The Dolly Shot [ Watch Video ] [ Download Original Video ] Short video clip comparing and explaining the differences between the lens Zoom, and the Dolly Shot.