film that has been shot
"they had stock footage of lightning, tornados, and hurricanes"; "he edited the news footage"
a rate of charging by the linear foot of work done
An amount of film or tape that has been used to record something.
Etymology: (foot as a unit of length)
A measurement in feet.
Etymology: (foot as a unit of length)
In filmmaking and video production, footage is the raw, unedited material as it had been originally filmed by movie camera or recorded by a video camera which usually must be edited to create a motion picture, video clip, television show or similar completed work. More loosely, footage can also refer to all NSK sequences used in film and video editing, such as special effects and archive material. Since the term originates in film, footage is only used for recorded images, such as film stock, videotapes or digitized clips – on live television, the signals from video cameras are called sources instead. The origin of the term "footage" is that early 35 mm silent film has traditionally been measured in feet and frames; the fact that film was measured by length in cutting rooms, and that there are 16 frames in a foot of 35 mm film which roughly represented 1 second of silent film, made footage a natural unit of measure for film. The term then became used figuratively to describe moving image material of any kind. Television footage, especially news footage, is often traded between television networks, but good footage usually commands a high price. The actual sum depends on duration, age, size of intended audience, duration of licensing and other factors. Amateur movie footage of current events can also often fetch a high price on the market – scenes shot inside the World Trade Center during the September 11, 2001 attacks were reportedly sold for US$45,000. Sometimes film projects will also sell or trade footage, usually second unit material not used in the final cut. For example, the end of the non-director's cut version of Blade Runner used landscape views that were originally shot for The Shining before the script was modified after shooting had finished.
The numerical value of footage in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of footage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
But this is shocking. We expect that this footage will be investigated -- it’s difficult for us to understand why they would try to sink a refugee boat.
It was his first cruise and it sounded like she had done a few and she said were on our honeymoon and so were going to do an excursion at every port stop. And I mentioned to them this was my 105th cruise on Royals so we started talking, conversing and I didnt see them in the lounge last night and there were rumors that there were honeymoon couples on White Island and you just showed me one of the news footage with their picture of their wedding and it confirmed that it was them, you never know, your life changes in a moment so, life is short.
My whole side of my legs are completely bruised from the kneeing that they were doing, it’s nothing that I’m making up because they have footage. It will all show what they did to me.
There was no real physical material that we could mimic, there was no found footage or anything of how he spoke. You know, the cliché is a picture says a thousand words, but it really is true, we tried to capture the essence of this man and his resilience that you could see in the pictures, you could read in the book. He's fiercely passionate and that's something I could really dial into.
A clever way often for a person to get the biggest footage in a tv show is to say that he wants to hug the contestant by coming up over the stage.
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- Filmmeter, Filmmaterial, Bandmaterial, FootageGerman
- distancia en piesSpanish
- filmiaineisto, filmausmateriaali, kuvamateriaaliFinnish
- métrage, métrage cinématographiqueFrench
- materiale filmatoItalian
- 映像, フッテージJapanese
- filmmateriale, opptakeneNorwegian
- футаж, отсня́тый материа́л, метражRussian
- filmski materijal, snimkaSerbo-Croatian
- cảnh quayVietnamese
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