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A technique in cinematography of shifting focus between two subjects placed at different distances in front of the camera and filmed using a long lens that restricts the depth of field. The result is that one subject goes out of focus as the other comes sharply into focus. This creates a shifting of emphasis: for example between two characters. Compareselective focus.

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