HyperDic: picture_taking

English > 1 sense of the expression picture taking:
NOUNactpicture taking, photographythe act of taking and printing photographs
English > picture taking: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of taking and printing photographs.
Category ofbackedUsed of film that is coated on the side opposite the emulsion with a substance to absorb light
black-and-white, black and whitenot having or not capable of producing colors
blow up, enlarge, magnifymake large
color, colourHaving or capable of producing colors
contrastThe range of optical density and tone on a photographic negative or print (or the extent to which adjacent areas on a television screen differ in brightness)
contrastyHaving sharp differences between black and white
dedication, inscriptionA short / short message (as in a book or musical work or on a photograph) dedicating it to someone or something
developmake visible by means of chemical solutions
exposeexpose to light, of photographic film
flatlacking contrast or shading between tones
handcolor, handcolourcolor by hand
intensificationThe act of increasing the contrast of (a photographic film)
mask, block outshield from light
overexposeexpose excessively
overexposeexpose to too much light
photograph, snap, shootrecord on photographic film
photographyThe occupation of taking and printing photographs or making movies
processorsomeone who processes things (foods or photographs or applicants etc.)
recordAnything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events
retakephotograph again
reticulation(photography) the formation of a network of cracks or wrinkles in a photographic emulsion
sensitize, sensitisemake (a material) sensitive to light, often of a particular colour, by coating / coating it with a photographic emulsion
sitting, posing(photography) the act of assuming a certain position (as for a photograph or portrait)
solarize, solariseoverexpose to sunlight
solarize, solariseBecome overexposed
solarize, solarisereverse some of the tones of (a negative or print) and introduce pronounced outlines of highlights, by exposing it briefly to light, then washing and redeveloping it
touch up, retouchalter so as to produce a more desirable appearance
underdevelopprocess (a film or photographic plate) less than the required time or in an ineffective solution or at an insufficiently high temperature
underdevelopment(photography) inadequate processing of film resulting in inadequate contrast
underexposeexpose insufficiently
underexposeexpose to too little light
x-rayTake an x-ray of something or somebody
NarrowerexposureThe act of exposing film to light
filming, cinematography, motion-picture photographyThe act of making a film
radiographyphotography that uses other kinds of radiation than visible light
telephotographyphotography using a telephoto lens
xerographyforming an image by the action of light on a specially coated charged plate
Broaderpictorial representation, picturingvisual representation as by photography or painting
Spanishfotografia, fotografía
Catalanfotografía, fotografia

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