Definition of on camera
: within the range of a television or movie camera : on television or in a movie <He looks very relaxed (when he's) on camera.>
Word by Word Definitions
: the treasury department of the papal curia
: camera obscura
: a device that consists of a lightproof chamber with an aperture fitted with a lens and a shutter through which the image of an object is projected onto a surface for recording (as on film) or for translation into electrical impulses (as for television broadcast)
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