photoflood


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pho·to·flood

 (fō′tō-flŭd′)
n.
A reusable electric lamp that produces a bright continuous light for photographic illumination. Also called photoflood lamp.

photoflood

(ˈfəʊtəʊˌflʌd)
n
a highly incandescent tungsten lamp used as an artificial light source for indoor photography, television, etc. The brightness is obtained by operating with higher than normal current
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.photoflood - light that is a source of artificial illumination having a broad beamphotoflood - light that is a source of artificial illumination having a broad beam; used in photography
light source, light - any device serving as a source of illumination; "he stopped the car and turned off the lights"
photographic equipment - equipment used by a photographer
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The new IMAX 3D cameras, plus new photoflood lights and Digital Audio Tape recorders, required six months of flight tests, in order to qualify for space travel.
Obtain either clamp-on lights that can carry the additional wattage, or get photoflood lights.
Photoflood, photoflash, or dedicated electronic flash can provide supplemental lighting; the choice depends on the camera equipment used.