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Index for the range A-C.

A.

Abbe number.
ABC.
Aberration.
Absorbed light.
Accessory shoe.
Access time.
Acetate.
Achromatic.
Acid-free paper.
Active autofocus.
Acutance.
Adapter.
A/D converter.
Additive colour/color.
Additive frame counter.
Additive synthesis.
A-DEP.
Advanced Distance Integration (ADI).
AE.
AEB.
Aerial image.
Aerial perspective.
Aerial photography.
AF.
AF assist.
AF-D.
AFD.
AF-I.
AF-S.
Against the light.
Agitation.
AI.
AIM.
Air bell.
Air lens.
Airy disc/disk.
AI-S.
AI Servo.
Albumen print.
Algorithm.
Aliasing.
Alkaline cell.
Alpha channel transparency.
Amateur.
Ambient light.
Anaglyph.
Analogue/analog.
Anamorphic.
Anastigmat.
Angle finder.
Angle of incidence.
Angle of view.
ANSI.
Anti-aliasing.
Anti-aliasing filter.
Anti-halation layer.
Anti-Newton glass.
Anti-vignette.
A-PEN.
Aperture.
Aperture priority.
Apochromatic (APO).
Application.
APS (Advanced Photo System).
Archival.
Arc lamp.
Art director.
Artefact/artifact.
Artificial light.
Artist's statement.
ASA.
ASIC.
Aspect ratio.
Aspherical.
Astigmatism.
Astrophotography.
A-TTL.
AE Lock (AEL).
Autofocus.
Autofocus point.
Automatic camera.
Automatic exposure (AE).
Automatic flash unit (auto flash).
Av.
Available light.
Avoirdupois.
AWB.
Axis lighting.

B.

Backdrop.
Back focus.
Background.
Backlighting.
Back-printing.
Bag bellows.
Ball head.
Banding.
Bare bulb.
Barn doors.
Barn door tracker (Scotch mount).
Barrel.
Barrel distortion.
Baryta.
Base fog.
Base-stored Image Sensor (BASIS).
Bayer interpolation.
Bayonet.
Beam splitter.
Behind the lens.
Bellows.
Between the lens.
Between the rails (BTR).
Binary.
Bi-refringence.
Bit.
Bit depth.
Bitmap.
Black.
Black and white.
Blackbody.
Blacklight.
Bleach.
Bleach bypass.
Bleach fix.
Bleed.
Blimp.
Blocked up.
Blonde.
Blowing up.
Blown out.
Blue.
Blueprint.
Bluetooth.
Blur.
BMP.
Body.
Body cap.
Body release.
Bokeh.
Boom.
Booster.
Bounce card.
Bounce flash.
Bounce lighting.
Bracket.
Bracketing.
Brassing.
Breech lock mount.
Brewster's angle.
Brick.
Brightness.
Bromide.
BS.
Bubble level.
Buffer.
Bug.
Build quality.
Bulb.
Bulk film.
Bundled software.
Burning.
Byte.

C.

C-41.
Cable release.
Calendered.
Calibration.
Calotype.
Camera.
Camera angles.
Camera back.
Camera obscura.
Camerosity.
Canada balsam.
Candela.
Candid photography.
Canister.
Canon.
Capacitor.
Carbon process.
Cartridge.
Cassette.
Catadioptric lens.
Catchlight.
CCD.
CD.
Celluloid.
Celsius.
Cemented element.
Centre-weighted averaging metering.
CF, C.Fn.
C format.
Chainpod.
Chalky.
Changing bag.
Channel.
Characteristic curve.
Chemical bath.
Chemical photography.
Chiaroscuro.
Chip.
Chipping (a lens).
Chroma.
Chromatic aberration.
Chrome.
Chrominance.
Chromogenic film.
Cibachrome.
CIE colour/color model.
Circle of confusion.
Circular polarizing filter (CPL, CIR-PL, PL-C).
CLA.
Clip test.
Close focus distance.
Close Range Correction (CRC).
Closeup.
Closeup filter.
Cloudy glass.
Colour/color management module (CMM).
CMOS.
CMYK.
Coated stock.
Coating.
Coherent light.
Cold cathode.
Cold mirror.
Collimated light.
Collimation.
Collodion process.
Colorimetry.
ColorSync.
Colour/color.
Colour/color balance.
Colour/color cast.
Colour/color compensation (CC) filter.
Colour/color correction.
Colour/color coupled process.
Colourfast/colorfast.
Colour/color mask.
Colour/color meter.
Colour/color process.
Colour/color separation.
Colour/color space.
Colour/color temperature.
Coma.
CompactFlash.
Composition.
Compound lens.
Compression.
Compur shutter.
Condenser enlarger.
Constant aperture zoom lens.
Constructive interference.
Consumer.
Contact print.
Contact sheet.
Contax.
Continuous lighting.
Continuous servo AF.
Continuous tone.
Contrast.
Contrast mask.
Contrast range.
Contre-jour.
Conventional camera.
Converging lens.
Converging verticals.
Converter.
Cooke triplet.
Cookie.
Cool.
Cooling filter.
Copal.
Copyright.
Copy stand.
Coupled rangefinder.
Courtesy line.
CPU.
Creative zone.
Credit.
Crescents.
Cropping.
Cropping factor.
Cross-eyed bokeh.
Cross processing.
Cross sensor.
Crown glass.
CRT.
Cukaloris.
Curtain.
Curvature of field.
Curvilinear distortion.
Custom print.
Cut film.
Cutting reducer.
Cyan.
Cyanotype.
Cyclorama (cyc).

296 entries listed of a total of 1487 entries in the dictionary.


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