Article: Use of Light in Photography

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Find the words in the above webpage that correspond to these definitions. Source: WordReference

1. To photograph or film a scene: to
2. To cause light or shadow to appear on a surface: to
3. A camera setting corresponding to a particular f-number (the f-number is the ratio of the focal length of a camera lens to the diameter of the aperture being used for a particular shot):
4. A circular opening that limits the quantity of light that can enter a camera:
5. The dark shape and outline of someone or something visible in restricted light against a brighter background:
6. A three-legged stand for supporting a camera:


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What do you call the following words in English? Find the equivalent terms in the text.
1. exposición (tiempo que el material fotosensible es expuesto a la luz):
2. sobreexpuesto:
3. subexpuesto:
4. velocidad de obturación:
5. exposímetro integrado: -
6. atardecer:
7. luz frontal: -
8. contraluz: -
9. flash de relleno: -

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