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bounce flash

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Definition of bounce flash in English:

noun

1A device for giving reflected photographic flashlight.
Example sentences
  • I do have a bounce flash that I used with my older camera.
  • Typically there was a grizzled salesman who knew how to mix a custom soft-working developer, or how to calculate bounce flash ratios.
1.1 [mass noun] Flashlight reflected using a bounce flash.
Example sentences
  • So the bounced light was hitting the bottom half, while the direct flash and bounce flash was hitting the top part of the picture.
  • For one thing, the flash on most consumer cameras is not designed to allow bounce flash and is fixed very close to the lens because the camera is designed to be compact.

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