Ladder 118 looks small on the Brooklyn Bridge; in the foreground both towers billow soot.
foreground figures in “Street” are wildly out of focus, which is normally a feature that we only see in still photographs.
The foreground action had been in place almost from the start, and thereafter it never changed.
Even the celebrated shot of Uncle Paulie cutting garlic with a razor blade has a sprig of parsley in the foreground.
In the foreground, you have the [Oval Office] desk, but instead of having the proverbial red phone, you have a red BlackBerry.
In the foreground a sign post with the legend, 'Beggars not allowed in this parish.'
But this was not so startling as what it showed in the foreground.
Between this and the foreground a deep valley is visible through which the Rhine flows.
He can give the effect of light and shade, brightness, foreground and background.
The two trees nearer the foreground are healthy, medium-sized trees, about fifteen feet diameter at six feet above the ground.
(Unix) On a time-sharing system, a task executing in foreground is one able to accept input from and return output to the user in contrast to one running in the background. Nowadays this term is primarily associated with Unix, but it appears first to have been used in this sense on OS/360. Normally, there is only one foreground task per terminal (or terminal window). Having multiple processes simultaneously reading the keyboard is confusing.