night vision

(redirected from Nightshot)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.

Night Vision

 (nīt)
A trademark for a technology that enables vision at night, as by amplification of low light to create visible images or by detection of infrared wavelengths.

night vision

n.
Vision in dim light.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.night vision - the ability to see in reduced illumination (as in moonlight)night vision - the ability to see in reduced illumination (as in moonlight)
visual modality, visual sense, vision, sight - the ability to see; the visual faculty
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations

night vi·sion

n. visión nocturna. V.: scotopia
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
Speaking of lowlight shooting, the Osmo Pocket has an ISO range of 100 to 3200 and features a NightShot mode, which automatically adjusts the device's settings to let you capture great evening images.
1997), and the recordings were made with the "nightshot" function of a SONY HDR-CX 700 digital video camera for infrared lighting for night vision.
In the video an old Sony camera is used, these models had a nightshot mode that allowed you to capture images using the same sort of tech as night vision goggles.
The Z150 also features NightShot, which is Sony's method of using infrared LEDs to illuminate what's in front of the camcorder.
Additional behavioral observations in the lab were video recorded under infrared illumination using a Sony Nightshot video camera.