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photographic camera

Definitions of photographic camera
  1. noun
    equipment for taking photographs (usually consisting of a lightproof box with a lens at one end and light-sensitive film at the other)
    synonyms: camera
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    box Kodak, box camera
    a simple camera shaped like a rectangular box
    candid camera
    a miniature camera with a fast lens
    digital camera
    a camera that encodes an image digitally and store it for later reproduction
    flash camera
    a camera with a photoflash attachment
    cine-camera, motion-picture camera, movie camera
    a camera that takes a sequence of photographs that can give the illusion of motion when viewed in rapid succession
    point-and-shoot camera
    a lightweight photographic camera with an autofocus
    Polaroid Land camera, Polaroid camera
    a camera that develops and produces a positive print within seconds
    portrait camera
    a camera with a portrait lens
    reflex camera
    camera that allows the photographer to view and focus the exact scene being photographed
    sound camera
    a movie camera that records sounds in synchrony with the visual images
    webcam
    a digital camera designed to take digital photographs and transmit them over the internet
    type of:
    photographic equipment
    equipment used by a photographer
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