Technology / Television (TV) / Back Light: In the three-point lighting system, the source of illumination placed behind and above the actor. Its main function is to cast light on the actor's head and shoulders, creating an outline of light around the actor to distinguish him or her from the background.
Back Noun Synonyms: backside, rear, dorsum
Back Adverb Synonyms: to or toward(s) the rear, rearward(s), backward(s), away
Back Verb Synonyms: invest in, wager or bet on
Back Adjective Synonyms: rear, service, servants'
Light Verb Synonyms: turn on, switch on, put on
Light Noun Synonyms: illumination, brightness, daylight, lamplight, candlelight, firelight, gaslight, torchlight, starlight, moonlight, sunlight, gegenschein, counterglow
Light Adjective Synonyms: ignite, set alight, set or put a match to, kindle, burn, touch off, set fire to, fire
Technology / Television (TV) / Three-Point Lighting: An aesthetic convention in which an actor or object is lit from three sources or points of light of varying intensity. There is one main source of illumination (key light), one source filling shadows MORE
Business / Finance / Lighten Up: Selling some part of a stock or bond position in a portfolio to realize capital gains or to losses or increase cash assets. MORE
Entertainment / Photography / Lightbox: Box of fluorescent tubes balanced for white light and covered with translucent glass or plastic. Used for viewing, registering or correcting film negatives and positives. MORE
Entertainment / Photography / Light-Tight: Term denoting a material or piece of equipment that is impervious to light. MORE
Technology / Computers / Light-Emitting Diode (LED): Abbreviation of light emitting diode, an electronic device that lights up when electricity is passed through it. LEDs are usually red. They are good for displaying images because they can be relativel MORE