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zoom in

vb (intr, adverb)
1. (Photography) photog films television to increase rapidly the magnification of the image of a distant object by means of a zoom lens
2. (Film) photog films television to increase rapidly the magnification of the image of a distant object by means of a zoom lens
3. (Broadcasting) photog films television to increase rapidly the magnification of the image of a distant object by means of a zoom lens
4. to examine the smallest details of a subject
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.zoom in - examine closelyzoom in - examine closely; focus one's attention on; "He zoomed in on the book"
focus, pore, rivet, center, centre, concentrate - direct one's attention on something; "Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies"
Translations
يُوَجِّه الكاميرا ويُقَرِّب الصورَه
najíždět
gumilencsével "behoz" vmitráközelít
súma inn, stilla inn á nærmynd
nasmerovať
görüntüyü yaklaştırmakzum yapmak

w>zoom in

vi
(Phot) → hinzoomen, nah herangehen; to zoom in on somethingetw heranholen; zoom in!näher fahren!; he zoomed in on the problem (inf)er kam direkt auf das Problem zu sprechen
(inf, = come or go in) → hereinsausen (inf)

zoom

(zuːm) noun
a loud, low-pitched buzzing noise. the zoom of (an) aircraft.
verb
to move very quickly with this kind of noise. The motorbike zoomed past us.
zoom lens
a type of camera lens which can make a distant object appear gradually closer without moving the camera.
zoom in
to direct a camera (on to an object etc) and use a zoom lens to make it appear to come closer. Film the whole building first, then zoom in on the door.
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If you want to capture a single subject like a person, a flower, the beach, a pet, a text or any other, the device will recognize it thanks to its Master AI technology, and will zoom in on the subject to capture incredible details at a distance.
Showcasing the role engineering plays in the construction of six kinds of fundamental infrastructure, "Zoom in on Engineering" is a six volume series for young readers ages 5 to 8 and consists of: Zoom in on Bridges; Zoom in on Power Grids; Zoom in on Rail Networks; Zoom in on Rail Networks; Zoom in on Superhighways; Zoom in on Tunnels; Zoom in on Water and Sewage Systems.
Hunter reports, "The long hand lever of the lens makes adjustment very easy, so I just zoom in and out, tweaking the scope position until the target star doesn't move.