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ring flash

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Definition of ring flash in English:

noun

Photography
A circular electronic flash tube that fits round a camera lens to give shadowless lighting of a subject near the lens, especially for macrophotography.
Example sentences
  • When Newton adopted the ring flash, used in medical photography, to his fashion shots, sales in ring flashes went wild.

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