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Film Terms Glossary –San Antonio Film Academy

  • Japanese Lantern: A paper-covered wire frame globe into which a socket and bulb may be placed.
  • Jib Arm: A mechanical arm which is supported on a dolly, tripod, or other device, which is counterweighted to hold a camera for an increased range of motion.
  • Juicer (called a Spark in Europe): An electrician.
  • Junior: A 2K fresnel light unit. It may also mean any 1 1/8 inch spud or mounting pin or any 1 1/8 inch female receiver