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noun as in firing a weapon

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noun as in a sport

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A simple one-step process to easily remove backgrounds for quick-turnaround shoots, dailies, and other situations could be a godsend for many a VFX tech or production studio.

To mitigate the potential for wires to cross, some producers have tried to limit brands’ remote presence by presenting them with detailed storyboards and outlines ahead of shoots and then sending photos and videos throughout the day during shoots.

From Digiday

Additionally, because producers and even directors are able to participate in shoots remotely through Zoom, projects are not as restricted by people’s locations, schedules or travel costs.

From Digiday

But, as with movies and shows, branded video productions are not the same as they were before the coronavirus crisis shifted shoots to Zoom in March.

From Digiday

It includes everything from engagement photos and pre-wedding shoots to bridal luncheons, rehearsal dinners, portrait lounges, afterparties, and even honeymoons—then, of course, the editing of thousands of images.

From Fortune

Policemen on the show joke about prison riots, bomb threats, and the shooting of unarmed civilians.

In the first episode, an officer is shown video of himself shooting and killing a man.

Then they came up against a police patrol on mountain bicycles, which again led to more shooting, without injuries.

He appears only normal, even in video footage from just two minutes before the shooting.

The phone is apparently the one he took from his girlfriend after shooting her outside Baltimore and heading for New York.

Then one of the magter came in and Brion hesitated before shooting.

Calkilate we should do ourselves more harm than him by shooting down his people.

Arnold, after he had a dozen times expressed his delight at my return, asked if I had seen any shooting.

People are busy ballooning or driving; shooting like stars along railroads; or migrating like swallows or wild-geese.

“Akhab Khan prevented those Shia dogs from shooting you and Mayne-sahib,” went on the low murmur.


On this page you'll find 23 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to shooting, such as: firing, gunfire, blasting, discharging, gunning, and pulling the trigger.

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