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Definition of image and imagery, from Thomas Blount's Glossographia Anglicana Nova, 1707.
Definition of image and imagery, from Thomas Blount's Glossographia Anglicana Nova, 1707.
The top image is captured using photography. The bottom image is rendered. Images are produced either by capturing or rendering.
The top image is captured using photography. The bottom image is rendered. Images are produced either by capturing or rendering.

In common usage, an image (from Latin imago) or picture is an artifact, usually two-dimensional, that has a similar appearance to some subject—usually a physical object or a person. Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 151 languages. ... This article is about motion pictures. ... Image may refer to: Image, an artifact reproducing the likeness of a subject Image Comics, a comic book company Disk image, a computer file containing the complete contents and structure of a data storage device. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Thomas Blount (1618-1679) was an English antiquarian and lexicographer. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Photography [fәtɑgrәfi:],[foʊtɑgrәfi:] is the process of recording pictures by means of capturing light on a light-sensitive medium, such as a film or electronic sensor. ... Rendering in visual art and technical drawing means the process of creating, shading and texturing of an image, especially a photorealistic one. ... For other uses, see Latins and Latin (disambiguation). ... Subject (philosophy) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... For other uses, see Person (disambiguation). ...


Images may be two-dimensional, such as a photograph, screen display, and as well as a three-dimensional, such as a statue. They may be captured by optical devices—such as cameras, mirrors, lenses, telescopes, microscopes, etc. and natural objects and phenomena, such as the human eye or water surfaces. 2-dimensional renderings (ie. ... For other uses, see Photograph (disambiguation). ... For the book by Sir Isaac Newton, see Opticks. ... For other uses, see Camera (disambiguation). ... A mirror, reflecting a vase. ... This article is about the optical device. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... A microscope (Greek: (micron) = small + (skopein) = to look at) is an instrument for viewing objects that are too small to be seen by the naked or unaided eye. ... For other uses, see Eye (disambiguation). ...


The word image is also used in the broader sense of any two-dimensional figure such as a map, a graph, a pie chart, or an abstract painting. In this wider sense, images can also be rendered manually, such as by drawing, painting, carving, rendered automatically by printing or computer graphics technology, or developed by a combination of methods, especially in a pseudo-photograph. For other uses, see Map (disambiguation). ... Pie chart of populations of English-speaking people A pie chart is a circular chart divided into sectors, illustrating relative magnitudes or frequencies or percents. ... Kazimir Malevich, Black square 1915 Abstract art is now generally understood to mean art that does not depict objects in the natural world, but instead uses color and form in a non-representational way. ... For scale drawings or plans, see Plans (drawings). ... For other uses , see Painting (disambiguation). ... Carving can mean Rock carving Wood carving Meat carving See also: Sculpture, Lapidary This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... For other uses, see Print. ... This article is about the scientific discipline of computer graphics. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... A pseudo-photograph is a image produced manually which is indistinguishable from a real photograph produced using a camera. ...


A volatile image is one that exists only for a short period of time. This may be a reflection of an object by a mirror, a projection of a camera obscura, or a scene displayed on a cathode ray tube. A fixed image, also called a hardcopy, is one that has been recorded on a material object, such as paper or textile. The word projection can mean more than one thing. ... The camera obscura (Lat. ... Cathode ray tube employing electromagnetic focus and deflection Cutaway rendering of a color CRT: 1. ... For other uses, see Paper (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Textile (disambiguation). ...


A mental image exists in an individual's mind: something one remembers or imagines. The subject of an image need not be real; it may be an abstract concept, such as a graph, function, or "imaginary" entity. For example, Sigmund Freud claimed to have dreamt purely in aural-images of dialogues. The development of synthetic acoustic technologies and the creation of sound art have led to a consideration of the possibilities of a sound-image made up of irreducible phonic substance beyond linguistic or musicological analysis. A mental image is an experience that significantly resembles the experience of perceiving some object, event, or scene, but that occurs when the relevant object, event, or scene is not actually present to the senses (McKellar, 1957; Richardson,1969; Finke, 1989; Thomas, 2003). ... Sigmund Freud (IPA: ), born Sigismund Schlomo Freud (May 6, 1856 – September 23, 1939), was an Austrian neurologist and psychiatrist who founded the psychoanalytic school of psychology. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...


A collection of non-volatile images providing an image changing with time is a film or motion picture. This article is about motion pictures. ...


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