Popular term for anamorphic systems of wide-screen cinematography, by derivation from Cinema
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Speed of the set's refresh rate on TV. Higher refresh rate provides smoother picture and less noticeable motion blur. Image is refreshed 100 times every second.
One of the known film gauges. 16mm represents width of the film. It is generally used for non-theatrical and low-budget movies.
Book in which each paper is folded four times, forming 16 leaves, or 32 pages. Synonym for 16mo is sextodecimo.
Aspect ratio (ratio of width/height) for monitors and laptops. It has width of 16 units and height of 9. 16:9 switching allows you to squeeze the picture vertically.
Book where each sheet is folded to form 18 leaves, or 36 pages. Also known as octodecimo.
Book in which each sheet is folded several times to form 24 leaves, or 48 pages.
Book in which each sheet is folded 5 times to form 32 leaves, or 64 pages.
Commonly used film gauge. 35mm refers to the width of film. It is mainly applied in chemical still photography and in motion pictures production.
Book in which each sheet is folded 6 times to create 64 leaves, or 128 pages. It is also known as sexagesimo-quarto.