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soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal; occurs in argentite and in free form; used in coins and jewelry and tableware and photography Ag , atomic number 47 , silver
nonmetallic element belonging to the halogens; used especially in medicine and photography and in dyes; occurs naturally only in combination in small quantities (as in sea water or rocks) atomic number 53 , I , iodin , iodine
opaque adjustable flap on a lamp fixture; used in photography to cut off light from particular areas barndoor
art of motion picture photography cinematography
early photography method daguerreotype
United States inventor of a dry-plate process of developing photographic film and of flexible film (his firm introduced roll film) and of the box camera and of a process for color photography (1854-1932) Eastman , George Eastman
United States photographer who pioneered artistic photography (1879-1973) Edward Jean Steichen , Steichen
light that is a source of artificial illumination having a broad beam; used in photography flood , flood lamp , floodlight , photoflood
English inventor and pioneer in photography who published the first book illustrated with photographs (1800-1877) Fox Talbot , Talbot , William Henry Fox Talbot
English astronomer (son of William Herschel) who extended the catalogue of stars to the southern hemisphere and did pioneering work in photography (1792-1871) Herschel , John Herschel , Sir John Frederick William Herschel , Sir John Herschel
photography of newsworthy events news photography
printing process reproducing by photography on plates in relief photoengraving
using photography to produce a plate for printing photogravure , rotogravure
visual representation as by photography or painting pictorial representation , picturing
(photography) the act of assuming a certain position (as for a photograph or portrait) posing , sitting
white crystalline salt (KBr) used as a sedative and in photography potassium bromide
poisonous salt (KCN) used in electroplating and in photography potassium cyanide
orange-red salt used in making dyes and in photography potassium dichromate
photography that uses other kinds of radiation than visible light radiography
substance capable of bringing about the reduction of another substance as it itself is oxidized; used in photography to lessen the density of a negative or print by oxidizing some of the slackened silver reducer , reducing agent , reductant
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