tracking shot

noun

Definition of tracking shot

: a scene photographed from a moving dolly

First Known Use of tracking shot

circa 1940, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tracking shot was circa 1940

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“Tracking shot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tracking%20shot. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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