exposure meter
noun Date: 1891 a device for indicating correct photographic exposure under varying conditions of illumination

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  • exposure meter — n. Photog. an instrument that measures the intensity of light striking, or reflecting from, the subject, used to find the correct exposure settings; light meter …   English World dictionary

  • exposure meter — Photog. an instrument for measuring the intensity of light in a certain place or upon a certain object, having an adjustable scale for determining the optimum relations of shutter speeds and stops at each intensity. Also called light meter. [1890 …   Universalium

  • exposure meter — noun photographic equipment that measures the intensity of light • Syn: ↑light meter, ↑photometer • Hypernyms: ↑photographic equipment • Hyponyms: ↑cytophotometer * * * exˈposure meter 7 [ …   Useful english dictionary

  • exposure meter — eksponometras statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Įtaisas eksponavimo trukmei ir diafragmos skersmeniui nustatyti fotografuojant arba filmuojant. atitikmenys: angl. exposure meter vok. Belichtungsmesser, m rus. экспонометр …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • exposure meter — eksponometras statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. exposure meter vok. Belichtungsmesser, m; Exponometer, n rus. экспонометр, m pranc. exposimètre, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • exposure meter — noun An instrument that measures the intensity of the light reflected from or falling on a subject, and calculates the optimum exposure depending on the film speed. Syn: light meter, lux meter …   Wiktionary

  • exposure meter —    An instrument with a light sensitive cell that measures the light reflected from or falling on a subject; used as an aid to selecting the exposure setting. The same as a light meter …   Forensic science glossary

  • exposure meter — expo′sure me ter n. pht an instrument that measures the intensity of light in a certain place and indicates the proper photographic exposure setting Also called light meter Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • exposure meter — noun Photography a light meter …   English new terms dictionary

  • exposure meter — /əkˈspoʊʒə mitə/ (say uhk spohzhuh meetuh) noun → light meter …   Australian English dictionary

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