photographic film


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Noun1.photographic film - photographic material consisting of a base of celluloid covered with a photographic emulsionphotographic film - photographic material consisting of a base of celluloid covered with a photographic emulsion; used to make negatives or transparencies
footage - film that has been shot; "they had stock footage of lightning, tornados, and hurricanes"; "he edited the news footage"
microfilm - film on which materials are photographed at greatly reduced size; useful for storage; a magnification system is used to read the material
cine-film, motion-picture film, movie film - photographic film several hundred feet long and wound on a spool; to be used in a movie camera
negative - a piece of photographic film showing an image with light and shade or colors reversed
orthochromatic film - a photographic film sensitive to green and blue and violet light
panchromatic film - photographic film sensitive to light of all colors (including red)
photographic material, photographic paper - light-sensitive paper on which photograph can be printed
positive - a film showing a photographic image whose tones correspond to those of the original subject
reel - a roll of photographic film holding a series of frames to be projected by a movie projector
roll - photographic film rolled up inside a container to protect it from light
roll film - photographic film wound on a spool
sequence, episode - film consisting of a succession of related shots that develop a given subject in a movie
X-ray film - photographic film used to make X-ray pictures
film clip - a strip of motion picture film used in a telecast
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Digital photography is a form of photography that uses cameras containing arrays of electronic photodetectors to capture images focused by a lens, as opposed to an exposure on photographic film.
Photographic film products' company Eastman Kodak, had a monopolistic 89 percent market share in the 1970s in the US.
Fujifilm is working on the R&D of innovative pharmaceutical products and creation of their production processes by amassing and integrating its affiliates' technologies with its own technologies and know-how nurtured through photographic film business, including chemical synthesizing / design capacity, analytical skills, nanotechnology and production technologies.
The advantage, he says, is that most of these sensors have a resolution comparable to ordinary photographic film, 50-100 mm1, whereas ordinary optical holographs must be recorded on high-resolution materials, 500-10,000 mm1.
Prices for professional photographic film, including black and white, color negative and color reversal, will increase by about 15%.
Arthur D'Souza, from Goa, has layered photographic film and coloured paper with sheets of glass to create almost three-dimensional effects.
The exhibition and the circular TV-dome with 360 degrees have become a landscape in this crowded area, particularly at night when the TV-dome shines its bright colors while screening the photographic film about the Omani Renaissance which allows the visitors to watch from outside.
3 : to let light strike the photographic film or plate in taking a picture
QUIZ CHALLENGE: 1 Hounslow Heath; 2 Cesar Franck; 3 RRS Discovery; 4 Lake Kariba; 5 The sensitivity (speed) of photographic film.
1887 Hannibal Goodwin patented celluloid photographic film.
A design that's especially practical for medical imaging systems, packaging equipment and automated systems used to produce printed circuit boards, credit cards and photographic film.

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