orthoskiagraphic

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • adj. Pertaining to photography which attempts to render truthful gradations in light and shade.

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This word is Greek in origin, coming from ‘orthos,’ straight, true, correct, regular, plus ‘skia,’ shade, shadow, plus ‘graphikos,’ of or for writing, belonging to drawing, picturesque.

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