color filter


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Recent Examples on the Web The lens sports an F1.9 aperture, one that gathers twice the light as an F2.8, and eschews the standard RGGB Bayer color filter array for an RYYB design. Jim Fisher, PCMAG, 4 Jan. 2022 And, each sub-pixel has a red, green, or blue (RGB) color filter, and combining these can effectively create any color. Maren Estrada, BGR, 18 July 2021 Ever since she was inspired by a fun hair-color filter on Instagram, Chrissy Teigen has been all about making quick and bold hair-color changes via gorgeous wigs. Marci Robin, Allure, 6 Apr. 2021 The final battle, which has a red tint in the theatrical release, won’t have the color filter in Snyder’s version. James Grebey, Vulture, 12 Mar. 2021 Removing the color filter makes for astounding black and white images but also increases sharpness and high ISO performance because more light reaches the pixels. Mark Thiessen, National Geographic, 25 Nov. 2020 Cameras The 8 Pro’s camera bump has four cameras: the 48-megapixel main camera, an 8-megapixel hybrid zoom, a 48-megapixel ultra-wide angle and a 5-megapixel color filter camera. Jim Rossman, Dallas News, 16 Apr. 2020 Remember, the Windows 10 Photos app already has an small arsenal of tools that can spruce up your photos: color filters, red-eye correction, portrait mode, and dust-eliminating spot fixes, among others. Mark Hachman, PCWorld, 29 July 2019 In iOS, go to settings, accessibility, display accommodations, color filters, and then select grayscale. Andrew J. Hawkins, The Verge, 29 Nov. 2018

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First Known Use of color filter

1891, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of color filter was in 1891

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11 Jan 2022

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“Color filter.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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