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DEFINITIONS OF: pic

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n a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material

Synonyms:
exposure, photo, photograph, picture
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beefcake
a photograph of a muscular man in minimal attire
black and white, monochrome
a black-and-white photograph or slide
blueprint
photographic print of plans or technical drawings etc.
cheesecake
a photograph of an attractive woman in minimal attire
closeup
a photograph taken at close range
daguerreotype
a photograph made by an early photographic process; the image was produced on a silver plate sensitized to iodine and developed in mercury vapor
blowup, enlargement, magnification
a photographic print that has been enlarged
frame
a single one of a series of still transparent pictures forming a cinema, television or video film
glossy
a photograph that is printed on smooth shiny paper
headshot
a photograph of a person's head
hologram, holograph
the intermediate photograph (or photographic record) that contains information for reproducing a three-dimensional image by holography
longshot
a photograph taken from a distance
microdot
photograph reduced to the size of a dot (usually for purposes of security)
arial mosaic, mosaic, photomosaic
arrangement of aerial photographs forming a composite picture
mug shot, mugshot
a photograph of someone's face (especially one made for police records)
photocopy
a photographic copy of written or printed or graphic work
photographic print, print
a printed picture produced from a photographic negative
photomicrograph
a photograph taken with the help of a microscope
radiogram, radiograph, shadowgraph, skiagram, skiagraph
a photographic image produced on a radiosensitive surface by radiation other than visible light (especially by X-rays or gamma rays)
shot, snap, snapshot
an informal photograph; usually made with a small hand-held camera
spectrogram, spectrograph
a photographic record of a spectrum
stereo, stereoscopic photograph, stereoscopic picture
two photographs taken from slightly different angles that appear three-dimensional when viewed together
still
a static photograph (especially one taken from a movie and used for advertising purposes)
telephoto, telephotograph
a photograph made with a telephoto lens
telephotograph
a photograph transmitted and reproduced over a distance
time exposure
a photograph produced with a relatively long exposure time
vignette
a photograph whose edges shade off gradually
wedding picture
photographs of bride and groom and their friends taken at their wedding
scene, shot
a consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film
anaglyph
moving or still pictures in contrasting colors that appear three-dimensional when superimposed
autoradiograph
a radiogram produced by radiation emitted by the specimen being photographed
cutout
a photograph from which the background has been cut away
photostat
a photocopy made on a Photostat machine
proof
a trial photographic print from a negative
radiophoto, radiophotograph
a photograph transmitted by radio waves
X ray, X-ray, X-ray photograph, X-ray picture, roentgenogram
a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X rays; used in medical diagnosis
visible speech
spectrogram of speech; speech displayed spectrographically
outtake
a scene that is filmed but is not used in the final editing of the film
Type of:
representation
a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something

n a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement

Synonyms:
film, flick, motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, moving picture, moving-picture show, picture, picture show
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telefilm
a movie that is made to be shown on television
feature, feature film
the principal (full-length) film in a program at a movie theater
final cut
the final edited version of a movie as approved by the director and producer
home movie
a film made at home by an amateur photographer
collage film
a movie that juxtaposes different kinds of footage
coming attraction
a movie that is advertised to draw customers
shoot-'em-up
a movie featuring shooting and violence
short subject
a brief film; often shown prior to showing the feature
docudrama, documentary, documentary film, infotainment
a film or TV program presenting the facts about a person or event
cinema verite
a movie that shows ordinary people in actual activities without being controlled by a director
film noir
a movie that is marked by a mood of pessimism, fatalism, menace, and cynical characters
skin flick
a pornographic movie
rough cut
the first print of a movie after preliminary editing
silent movie, silent picture, silents
a movie without a soundtrack
slow motion
a movie that apparently takes place at a slower than normal speed; achieved by taking the film at a faster rate
talkie, talking picture
a movie with synchronized speech and singing
3-D, 3D, three-D
a movie with images having three dimensional form or appearance
musical, musical comedy, musical theater
a play or film whose action and dialogue is interspersed with singing and dancing
Western, horse opera
a film about life in the western United States during the period of exploration and development
animated cartoon, cartoon, toon
a film made by photographing a series of cartoon drawings to give the illusion of movement when projected in rapid sequence
newsreel
a short film and commentary about current events
peepshow
a short pornographic film shown in a small coin-operated booth
Type of:
product, production
an artifact that has been created by someone or some process
show
a social event involving a public performance or entertainment
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