Definition of double exposure in English:

double exposure

Line breaks: double ex|pos¦ure


[mass noun]
  • The repeated exposure of a photographic plate or film to light, often producing ghost images: the transparency of the two characters is a result of double exposure
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    • The ease with which such photographs could be faked - by double exposure or prepared plates - was admitted by all.
    • The duplicates you see in the photos are not a result of double exposure or image manipulation.
    • Part of the charm of the film comes with the use of rear projection and double exposure - devices probably seen as decidedly old fashioned in a CGI-soaked movie world.

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