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movie camera

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1. (Photography) US and Canadian a camera in which a strip of film moves past the lens, usually to give 16 or 24 exposures per second, thus enabling moving pictures to be taken. Also called: cine camera (Brit)
2. (Film) US and Canadian a camera in which a strip of film moves past the lens, usually to give 16 or 24 exposures per second, thus enabling moving pictures to be taken. Also called: cine camera (Brit)
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Noun1.movie camera - a camera that takes a sequence of photographs that can give the illusion of motion when viewed in rapid successionmovie camera - a camera that takes a sequence of photographs that can give the illusion of motion when viewed in rapid succession
camera, photographic camera - equipment for taking photographs (usually consisting of a lightproof box with a lens at one end and light-sensitive film at the other)
sound camera - a movie camera that records sounds in synchrony with the visual images
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movie camera

n (Am) → cinepresa
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There were no movie cameras or heads in sight yesterday, just two guys out there pounding legs.
Decades ago, Warren Beatty was regarded as one of the most handsome movie actors the movie cameras had ever laid 'eyes' on.
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The footage is rare in part because not many people had personal movie cameras in those days.
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Back in front of the movie cameras, the former Time Lord tried saying his lines as one of the baby stars started crying loudly.
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Still cameras, movie cameras, slide projectors, movie projectors and related items.
As we shall see in what follows, one of the distinguishing aspects of Gioli's work is his deconstructive attitude towards motion picture technology, as seen in his early tendency toward hand-painted films as well as in his unusual manipulations of camera mechanisms and optics, and his very unique interest in constructing his own pin-hole movie cameras from readily available materials for several of his films.