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chroma–key

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noun chro·ma–key \ˈkrō-mə-ˌkē\

Definition of chroma–key

  1. :  a photographic compositing technique based on the separation of colors in the original images; especially :  blue screen



1974

First Known Use of chroma–key

1974


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