Extreme close up (ECU)
Close up (CU)
Knowing and understanding shot types is essential to film-making
Head and shoulders shot
Over-the-shoulder two shot: Gives a sense of the audience being involved with a scene and gives the actor head-room, letting us see him/her
Low-angle two shot
The establishing shot: Used to establish the location of a scene and gives the audience a-lot of information about a scene.
This shot tells us that it is set in a wes