Video Production and Editing - Glossary of Terms



We've combined some of the most common video production, film production and post production terms in this glossary.
Terms are grouped alphabetically - Please select from the list below.



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Jog - To move forward or backward in video or audio media by playing at slow speed through it.

JPEG - Joint Photographic Experts Group. An international standard for still picture data compression.

Jump Cut - An instantaneous transition between two scenes that have identical subjects in slightly different screen locations, which makes the subject appear to jump within the screen. A cutaway shot remedies the distracting jump appearance.