File:Citizen Kane deep focus.jpg

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Screenshot of a single deep focus frame from the film Citizen Kane (1941)


Self image capture from Citizen Kane. Screenshot taken at 19:47 from this DVD release — Warner Home Video, September 13, 2011, DVD. 70th Anniversary Ultimate Collectors Edition, UPC 883929184811 (DVD).



Portion used

Art is not cropped and accurately represents the entire 4:3 frame. Image is single frame from a 119-minute film

Low resolution?

Yes; 400 x 300 pixels at 72 ppi

Purpose of use

Informational purposes only, to visually identify deep focus photography — "the most innovative technical aspect of Citizen Kane" — in the section of the article titled Depth of field and focus, in which the film is discussed. The image contributes significantly to the article by visually presenting an image from the film that employed the first use of deep focus camera shots.


Not replaceable; there is no free version of this image.

Other information

Shown left to right are Harry Shannon (actor), Buddy Swan, George Coulouris and Agnes Moorehead

Fair useFair use of copyrighted material in the context of Cinematography//


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current22:10, 2 January 2018Thumbnail for version as of 22:10, 2 January 2018365 × 273 (21 KB)DatBot (talk | contribs)Reduce size of non-free image (BOT - disable)
19:55, 31 August 2013No thumbnail400 × 300 (73 KB)WFinch (talk | contribs)replace image that is slightly cropped and bears extraneous pixels on left edge with screenshot from the 70th Anniversary Ultimate Collectors Edition of ''Citizen Kane''
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