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|Spanish to English translations [PRO]|
Advertising / Public Relations / TV Spot
|Spanish term or phrase: por registro|
|Hi. The text is a description of a TV spot.|
It describes the change from one scene to another. The camera is focused on a person's face at the end of one scene which links it to the following scene. Literally, it reads...
"Vemos un primer plano de su rostro. Ahora, por registro, vemos su cara, pero en un lugar distinto".
Thanks for any ideas.
|by panning (back)|
different to cutting, as the camera does not move - "by panning back we see..." - good luck!
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Local time: 23:07
|Hi Edward, I'm not entirely sure that it is panning back - rather it seems that the same shot is used but the background is altered. In the end, though, I used something similar to your suggestion. Many thanks, Andy.|
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Now we cut to her face, / The next shot cuts to her face, but in ....
It seems to mean "el registro ahora es", registro being losely "type of shot", although I've seen it more often as specifying close-up, long shot, brief pan, panning shot, etc.
"Por registro" could even be eliminated: Now we see her face again, but in a different ...
The image cuts to a mere flash (a quarter of a second) of a woman running, [...] The next shot is a close-up of the workers' faces as they march by. [...] The image cuts to a brief shot of men in face-obscuring helmets,
Local time: 23:07
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|Notes to answerer|
|Asker: Hi Cinnamon - I realise it could be left out but was curious about the meaning. Many thanks, Andy.|
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