Plan shots


Plan complicated shots, such as explosions, before shooting.

Alternative labels

position shots
coordinate shots
organise shots
arrange shots
plan shot
planning shot

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Plan shots is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Optional skill

Plan shots is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Camera operator: Camera operators setup and operate digital film cameras to shoot domestic motion pictures or television programs. They work together with the video and motion picture director, the director of photography, or the private client. Camera operators give advice on how to shoot scenes to actors, the video and motion picture director and other camera operators.




  1. Plan shots – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022