chapter  3
Vision in Motion: Defining the Dimension of Movement in Television Pictures
Pages 19

The visual communication media of film and television are called motion picture media because they present pictures-and sounds-in motion. The study of the perception of movement in television images is equally necessary as the study of their visual and auditory perceptions. It provides a significant body of knowledge to the field of television aesthetics and touches all three axes: perception, cognition, and composition.