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Clapperboard is a tool used in video production and film making to assist in synchronising of picture and sound and to designate and mark the various takes and scenes as they are audio recorded and filmed. Other names of clapperboard used may be clackeer, clapper, sync slate, clapboard, slate, slapperboard, slate board, time slate, board, sticks, dumb slate, smart slate and sound maker. It is also known as a lip flap when a movie's picture and sound are out of synchronization. These clapperboards have been an essential part of film making since the earliest sound films because audio and visual tracks were recorded on separate media by separate equipment. This was scenario until the advent of digital cinematography.
The invention of the clapperboard was done by F.W. Thring, also known as the father of actor Frank Thring. He was head of the Efftee Studios located in Melbourne, Australia. After its invention, it was famous as two sticks hinged together. It was later refined with both the sticks and slate together by Leon M.Leon, who was a pioneer sound engineer. In the history of the importance of using clapperboard the film Aretha Franklin ranks at the top. It was delayed for 46 years because the director, Sydney Pollack forgot to use the clapperboard, making its editing impossible until the invention of modern digital equipment.

In this sub category you can download free PNG images: Clapperboard Movies. In this category "Clapperboard" we have 12 free PNG images with transparent background.

  • Clapperboard Transparent PNG Image

    Clapperboard Transparent
    Format: PNG
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  • Clapperboard Png Pic PNG Image

    Clapperboard Png Pic
    Format: PNG
    Resolution: 2400x2400
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  • Clapperboard Png Picture PNG Image

    Clapperboard Png Picture
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  • Clapperboard Free Download Png PNG Image

    Clapperboard Free Download Png
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  • Clapperboard Png Hd PNG Image

    Clapperboard Png Hd
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  • Clapperboard Png File PNG Image

    Clapperboard Png File
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    Resolution: 640x593
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  • Clapperboard Png Clipart PNG Image

    Clapperboard Png Clipart
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    Resolution: 766x800
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  • Clapperboard Png PNG Image

    Clapperboard Png
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    Resolution: 200x200
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  • Clapperboard Free Png Image PNG Image

    Clapperboard Free Png Image
    Format: PNG
    Resolution: 3115x3563
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  • Clapperboard Picture PNG Image

    Clapperboard Picture
    Format: PNG
    Resolution: 200x200
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  • Clapperboard Download Png PNG Image

    Clapperboard Download Png
    Format: PNG
    Resolution: 2069x2400
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  • Clapperboard Png Image PNG Image

    Clapperboard Png Image
    Format: PNG
    Resolution: 512x512
    Size: 10.5KB
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