VS.

Photograph vs. Micrograph

Published:

Photographnoun

A picture created by projecting an image onto a photosensitive surface such as a chemically treated plate or film, CCD receptor, etc.

Micrographnoun

An image such as a photograph that presents the microscopic at a macroscopic scale; an image produced with a microscope

Photographverb

(transitive) To take a photograph of.

Micrographnoun

A pantograph instrument for executing minute writing or engraving.

Photographverb

(intransitive) To take photographs.

Micrographverb

To produce such an image by micrography.

ADVERTISEMENT

Photographverb

(intransitive) To appear in a photograph.

‘She photographs well. The camera loves her.’;

Micrographnoun

An instrument for executing minute writing or engraving.

Photographnoun

A picture or likeness obtained by photography.

Micrographnoun

a graphic image, such as a photograph or drawing, representing an object as seen with a microscope, usually much enlarged as compared with the original object. A photograph of a microscopic image is also called a photomicrograph or microphotograph.

Photographverb

To take a picture or likeness of by means of photography; as, to photograph a view; to photograph a group.

‘He makes his pen drawing on white paper, and they are afterwards photographed on wood.’; ‘He is photographed on my mind.’;

Micrograph

A micrograph or photomicrograph is a photograph or digital image taken through a microscope or similar device to show a magnified image of an object. This is opposed to a macrograph or photomacrograph, an image which is also taken on a microscope but is only slightly magnified, usually less than 10 times.

ADVERTISEMENT

Photographverb

To practice photography; to take photographs.

Photographnoun

a picture of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material

Photographverb

record on photographic film;

‘I photographed the scene of the accident’; ‘She snapped a picture of the President’;

Photographverb

undergo being photographed in a certain way;

‘Children photograph well’;

Photographnoun

a picture made using a camera, in which an image is focused on to light-sensitive material and then made visible and permanent by chemical treatment, or stored digitally

‘a photograph of her father’;

Photographverb

take a photograph of

‘she has photographed all of the major ballet companies worldwide’; ‘he was commissioned to photograph in the Crimea during the war’;

ADVERTISEMENT

Photographverb

appear in a particular way when in a photograph

‘that cityscape photographs well’;

Photograph

A photograph (also known as a photo) is an image created by light falling on a photosensitive surface, usually photographic film or an electronic image sensor, such as a CCD or a CMOS chip. Most photographs are created using a smartphone/camera, which uses a lens to focus the scene's visible wavelengths of light into a reproduction of what the human eye would see.

Photograph Illustrations

Micrograph Illustrations

Popular Comparisons

Latest Comparisons

Trending Comparisons