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In the US we say sidewalk, in the UK you say pavement.

Here are some common technical industry terms translated between the US and the UK. Even if you don't know what you're talking about - at least you'll sound like you do!

NEW YORKLONDON
NEW YORKLONDON
AntennaeAriel
TeleprompterAutocue
BricksBatteries
WranglingCable Bashing
ACCamera Assistant
ExpendablesConsumables
Blankets
Drapes or Boltan
Tail SticksEnd Board
Stinger
Extension lead
Video Village
Gallery
Mafa Clamps
K Clamps or Super Clamps
Cable
Lead
Glass
Lenses
AC
Mains Power
Cell Phone
Mobile Phone
Live Shot / Remote
OB (Outside Broadcast)
Beadboard
Poly
Beadboard Clamp
Polyholder
Host
Presenter
PA
Runner
Zepplin
Rycote Windshield
angenieux, Leitz, Blackmagicdesign, Sony, ARRI, Canon, ZEISS, Panasonic, SIGMA, Cooke, RED

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