Usage examples for photographic

  1. Shirley Williams is going to have a photographic shop in the back room. – The Merriweather Girls and the Mystery of the Queen's Fan by Lizette M. Edholm
  2. It will pass through a considerable thickness of metallic foil, or many centimetres of air, and still affect photographic plates or discharge electroscopes. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  3. But it was quite the way of Warwick Sahib to sweep his gray, tired- out eyes over a scene and seemingly perceive nothing; yet in reality absorbing every detail with the accuracy of a photographic plate. – O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921 by Various
  4. The photographic plates and films, in protecting canvas sacks, were first disposed of, being stored in the tin- lined hatches in the bow of the boats. – Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico by E. L. Kolb
  5. The eruptions continued during the winter at increasing intervals from two hours, when the series began, to four hours when it ceased operations before the tourist season of 1882. Not having the modern photographic plates for instantaneous work in 1881, it was impossible to secure instantaneous views then, but in the spring of 1888, I made the view which you write about. – The Book of the National Parks by Robert Sterling Yard
  6. " Well, Mr. Cazalette," I said, " have you brought your photographic investigations to any successful conclusion?" – Ravensdene Court by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  7. The historic exposition at Nadar's photographic studio, on the Boulevard des Capucines, of the impressionists, saw Renoir in company with Monet, Sisley, and the others. – Promenades of an Impressionist by James Huneker
  8. A Photographic- Esperantist Group has also been founded in London. – The Esperantist, Complete by Various
  9. " They are evidently bent on a photographic expedition," remarked Barret, as the boys approached, Junkie waving his hat with hilarious good- will when he discovered the painters. – The Eagle Cliff by R.M. Ballantyne
  10. But the photographic plate now revealed a new and most instructive feature. – The Story of Evolution by Joseph McCabe
  11. Experiment 175. Focus a candle- flame or other object on the ground- glass plate of an ordinary photographic camera, and observe the small inverted image. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  12. In the drawing- room she had hung a horrible enlarged photographic portrait of herself, with a chocolate- coloured mount, the whole framed in German gilt, and under it she had inscribed, " Presented to Miss Concepcion Iquist by the grateful landlords of the neighbourhood as a slight token of esteem and regard." – The Pretty Lady by Arnold E. Bennett