Definitions for "Long Shot"
Wide shot of the principle subject from so far away that details are not seen (also called an "establishing shot" or "master shot").
A shot which provides a wide-angle view of a scene.
(LS) - Object seen from far away or framed very loosely. The extreme long shot shows the object from a great distance. This is often used as an establishing shot.
Keywords:  odds, chance, win, despite, unfavorable
A draw that has very little chance of being successful.
A poker hand with only a slight chance of winning.
as in racing, a selection with long odds against success. In the Game, this generally is someone young and healthy.
Keywords:  underdog, big, large
Keywords:  nautical, gambling, modern, old, origin
a modern gambling term with an old nautical origin