emoji 🎬 clapper board svg

“🎬” meaning: clapper board, clapboard Emoji

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  • 2.2+

    iOS 🎬Minimum display requirements

  • 4.3+

    Android 🎬Minimum display requirements

  • 8.0+

    Windows 🎬Minimum display requirements

🎬Meaning and Description

The emoji 🎬, known as the 'Clapperboard', is a quintessential icon of the film industry. It is used in filmmaking and video production to assist in synchronizing picture and sound, and to designate and mark particular scenes and takes recorded during a production.

The board itself is black with white horizontal stripes where information is written. The top part, the clapper, is in the open position and is also black with white stripes⬛⬜. This tool is iconic in the industry and is often used to represent movies or the act of filmmaking.

Using the 🎬 emoji is a fun and expressive way to convey various themes related to filmmaking, cinema, and storytelling. It's typically used to represent the start of an action or to indicate the beginning of something exciting, much like a director calling "Action!" on a film set. This emoji is ideal for conversations about movies, TV shows, or any form of video production, as well as for signaling the start of a new project🔛 or venture in a metaphorical sense.

Funny Facts💡: The clapperboard, also known by names like dumb slate, clapboard, and movie slate, was created by Australian filmmaker F. W. Thring. It's often seen in behind-the-scenes videos and movies about movie-making, symbolizing the film industry. When the sticks shut, they make a distinct "clap" sound and a clear visual mark, helping to sync audio and video tracks in films.
💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 🎬 is clapper board, it is related to clapper, movie, it can be found in emoji category: "⌚ Objects" - "💡 Light & Video".

The current 🎬 is a basic Emoji without variant symbols, and there are two Emoji variation sequences corresponding to it: 🎬️ (emoji style, displaying colorful symbols on most new platforms) and 🎬︎ (text style, displaying black and white symbols on some old platforms).

🎬Examples and Usage

🔸 Now arrives the hour of action 🎬.
🔸 🎬 (1F3AC) + emoji style (FE0F) = 🎬️ (1F3AC FE0F)
🔸 🎬 (1F3AC) + text style (FE0E) = 🎬︎ (1F3AC FE0E)

🎬Basic Information

Emoji: 🎬
Shortname: clapper board
Apple Name: clapper board
Known as: Clapboard | Director | Film Slate
Codepoint: U+1F3AC Copy
Shortcode: :clapper: Copy
Decimal: ALT+127916
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: ⌚ Objects
Sub Categories: 💡 Light & Video
Keywords: clapper | clapper board | movie
Proposal: L2/07‑257, L2/09‑026

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🎬Trend Chart

🎬Popularity rating over time

🎬 Trend Chart (U+1F3AC) - emojiall.com 100 75 50 25 0 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 🎬 www.emojiall.comemojiall.com
Date Range: 2019-04-07 - 2024-04-07
Update Time: 2024-04-10 17:09:48 UTC
The early popularity of emoji 🎬 was very low, almost zero.and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has undergone several large changes.In 2017-12-31, the trend of its popularity rate began to rise.

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