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31 Cards in this Set

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Executive Producer
Finance, scheduling, and sometimes major creative decisions
Vision Mixer
Takes instructions from the Director and, using a special effects generator or switcher, switches b/t video images using cuts, dissolves, wipes, etc.
VTR Operator
Runs the tape machines, monitors audio levels and video level
Associate Director
Assists the director during the TV production be keeping track of timing and making sure that camera shots, graphics, and VTRs are ready for director's cues
RF Assist
A specific type of camera assistant who is responsible for keeping transmitter aimed at the reciever and to keep cables from becoming tangled or stretched
Production Assistant
Arranges shipment and delivery/pickup of food, establishes the rights to music
Responsible for coordinating commercials, calling the replays and making sure that the talent needs are met in addition to staying on schedule and budget
Advises the production crew regarding any important activity or incidents on or around the field of play
Assist the engineering crew during set up and tear down. During production could be called a camera assist.
Font Coordinator
Spell check, updating scores, identifying on-screen personel
Production Manager
Oversees the operation of the production team including budgets, personnel assignments, and transportation
Determines where microphones are to be placed in the field of play. Also mixes the audio signal from the various mics, tape decks, digi carts, house feeds during production.
Works for the mobile truck provider and is responsible for keeping everything working on the truck.
Coordinating Producer
Keeps track of budgets, quality control and logistics for multiple producers
Compiles competition stats, including past performances and up to the minute details
Sets up structures to support lighting or cameras before the event
Responsible for the creative and aesthetic portions of the production must be able to visually tell the story. Sets the tone and pace of the production crew motivator.
Refers to anyone who appears in front of the camera or is heard on air.
Unit Manager
Handles budgetary operation including outside vendors and overtime. Also handles crew scheduling.
Videotape Librarian
Collates and maintains the videotapes and records of events ready for retrieval on request
Associate Producer
This person often supervises postproduction and/or the production of edited video packages that appear within a production
Slo-Mo Operator
Operates and maintains the slow motion videotape or digital disc recorder
Stage/Floor Manager
Coordinates everything occurring in the studio or broadcast booth
Electronic Still Store
Operates equipment used for the capture, storage, and playback of still images from video. Selects, compiles, and cuts together video and audio to produce highlights , summaries, and feature packages
Camera Operator
Receives assignments from the director and constantly provides the director with the best quality images available for the production
Production Coordinator
Responsible for general operations such as catering, petty cash, runners, credentials, and phones.
Graphics Operator
operates the character generator to put text and graphics on the screen
Camera Assist
Protects and helps the camera operator by keeping people from walking into the camera's field of view
Responsible fore adjusting video levels as well as establishing the color intensity of cameras on the CCU to obtain the highest quality picture
Troubleshoots audio problems, assits talent with mics
Tape AD
Helps select the appropriate portion of the tape for playback for replays etc.