underexpose


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un·der·ex·pose

 (ŭn′dər-ĭk-spōz′)
tr.v. un·der·ex·posed, un·der·ex·pos·ing, un·der·ex·pos·es
To expose (film) to light for too short a time or to light or radiation that is insufficient to produce normal image contrast.

un′der·ex·po′sure (-ĭk-spō′zhər) n.

underexpose

(ˌʌndərɪkˈspəʊz)
vb (tr)
1. (Photography) photog to expose (a film, plate, or paper) for too short a period or with insufficient light so as not to produce the required effect
2. (often passive) to fail to subject to appropriate or expected publicity

un•der•ex•pose

(ˌʌn dər ɪkˈspoʊz)

v.t. -posed, -pos•ing.
to expose to insufficient light, as in photography.
[1885–90]

underexpose


Past participle: underexposed
Gerund: underexposing

Imperative
underexpose
underexpose
Present
I underexpose
you underexpose
he/she/it underexposes
we underexpose
you underexpose
they underexpose
Preterite
I underexposed
you underexposed
he/she/it underexposed
we underexposed
you underexposed
they underexposed
Present Continuous
I am underexposing
you are underexposing
he/she/it is underexposing
we are underexposing
you are underexposing
they are underexposing
Present Perfect
I have underexposed
you have underexposed
he/she/it has underexposed
we have underexposed
you have underexposed
they have underexposed
Past Continuous
I was underexposing
you were underexposing
he/she/it was underexposing
we were underexposing
you were underexposing
they were underexposing
Past Perfect
I had underexposed
you had underexposed
he/she/it had underexposed
we had underexposed
you had underexposed
they had underexposed
Future
I will underexpose
you will underexpose
he/she/it will underexpose
we will underexpose
you will underexpose
they will underexpose
Future Perfect
I will have underexposed
you will have underexposed
he/she/it will have underexposed
we will have underexposed
you will have underexposed
they will have underexposed
Future Continuous
I will be underexposing
you will be underexposing
he/she/it will be underexposing
we will be underexposing
you will be underexposing
they will be underexposing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been underexposing
you have been underexposing
he/she/it has been underexposing
we have been underexposing
you have been underexposing
they have been underexposing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been underexposing
you will have been underexposing
he/she/it will have been underexposing
we will have been underexposing
you will have been underexposing
they will have been underexposing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been underexposing
you had been underexposing
he/she/it had been underexposing
we had been underexposing
you had been underexposing
they had been underexposing
Conditional
I would underexpose
you would underexpose
he/she/it would underexpose
we would underexpose
you would underexpose
they would underexpose
Past Conditional
I would have underexposed
you would have underexposed
he/she/it would have underexposed
we would have underexposed
you would have underexposed
they would have underexposed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.underexpose - expose to too little lightunderexpose - expose to too little light; "The film is underexposed, so the image is very dark"
photography, picture taking - the act of taking and printing photographs
expose - expose to light, of photographic film
overexpose - expose to too much light; "the photographic film was overexposed and there is no image"
2.underexpose - expose insufficientlyunderexpose - expose insufficiently; "The child was underexposed to language"
photography, picture taking - the act of taking and printing photographs
expose - expose or make accessible to some action or influence; "Expose your students to art"; "expose the blanket to sunshine"
overexpose - expose excessively; "As a child, I was overexposed to French movies"
Translations
alivalottaa

underexpose

[ˈʌndərɪksˈpəʊz] VT (Phot) → subexponer
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