- 1 (on window — inner) postigo (m), contraventana (f); (— outer) postigo (m), persiana (f) to put up the shutters bajar la cortina, cerrar* el negocioMore example sentences
- A pair of windows with wooden shutters allows for a good deal of incoming light.
- It appears that a thief, described as a drunk male wearing a combat jacket, used a crowbar to prise open the security shutter before smashing the window.
- There were two doors, both seemingly exiting to the outside, and two windows that were covered on the inside by primitive wooden shutters.
- 2 [Photography/Fotografía] obturador (masculine) (before noun/delante del nombre) shutter release disparador (masculine) shutter speed tiempo (masculine) de exposiciónMore example sentences
- In order to prevent the image from being blurry, Cassini actually had to rotate while the camera shutter was open in order to maintain her pointing at Phoebe.
- When the shutter of your camera opens for that fraction of a second, photons of light stream in and strike the silver halide grains suspended in the gelatin emulsion.
- The camera shutter was open for 8 m sec per frame to avoid motion blur of the particles.
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