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ambient light

Overview page. Subjects: Computing — Arts and Humanities.

In photography and 3D graphics, indirect light that does not emanate from a discernible source but is reflected and refracted by surfaces and diffused in the atmosphere.

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ambient light

Overview page. Subjects: Computing — Arts and Humanities.

In photography and 3D graphics, indirect light that does not emanate from a discernible source but is reflected and refracted by surfaces and diffused in the atmosphere.

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ambient light

Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 66 words.

The background illumination applied to all objects in a scene. The *lighting model assumes an imaginary light hits each

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ambient light

John Daintith and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of Computing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 66 words.

The background illumination applied to all objects in a scene. The *lighting model assumes an imaginary light hits each

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ambient light

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 29 words.

In photography and 3D graphics, indirect light that does not emanate from a discernible source but is reflected and refracted

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ambient light

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 29 words.

In photography and 3D graphics, indirect light that does not emanate from a discernible source but is reflected and refracted

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ambient light

Michael Clarke.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of Art. 24 words.

A term used to describe general, even illumination of a scene from no apparent direction, as opposed to directional or localized illumination....

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0199 Effect Of Short-term Ambient Light Exposure On Subjective Sleepiness

T Mao, M Yang, J Yang, X Luo, Y Ji, Y Wang and G Zhou.

in SLEEP

P ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine; Clinical Neuroscience; Neuroscience. 0 words.

Abstract

Introduction

Since the discovery of intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells, researchers found...

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Effect of ambient temperature and light intensity on physiological reactions of heavy broiler chickens 1

H. A. Olanrewaju, J. L. Purswell, S. D. Collier and S. L. Branton.

in Poultry Science

December 2010; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. 5569 words.

ABSTRACT

The effects of ambient temperature, light intensity, and their interaction on blood acid-base balance, metabolites, and electrolytes in broiler...

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Influence of ambient light on cerebral oximeters

C. Zaouter and E. Arbeid.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

December 2010; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 594 words.

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Are cerebral oximeters designed to measure ambient light?

A. Moerman and S. De Hert.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

May 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 591 words.

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Anthony McCall: The Long Shadow of Ambient Light

Laura Richard.

in Oxford Art Journal

June 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; Art Subjects and Themes; History of Art; Theory of Art. 11573 words.

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Heat production by sacred lotus flowers depends on ambient temperature, not light cycle

Roger S. Seymour, Paul Schultze-Motel and I. Lamprecht.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

July 1998; p ublished online July 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

Flowers of the sacred lotus, Nelumbo nucifera, maintain receptacle temperature (T r) between about 30°C and 36°C during their 2–4 d sequence of anthesis by increasing the rate...

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Response of Respiration of Soybean Leaves Grown at Ambient and Elevated Carbon Dioxide Concentrations to Day-to-day Variation in Light and Temperature under Field Conditions

JAMES A. BUNCE.

in Annals of Botany

May 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 5022 words.

Background and Aims Respiration is an important component of plant carbon balance, but it remains uncertain how respiration will respond to increases in atmospheric carbon dioxide...

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luminescence

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 10 words.

Light emission produced by metabolic processes at ambient temperatures.

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luminescence

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 10 words.

Light emission produced by metabolic processes at ambient temperatures.

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luminescence

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 10 words.

Light emission produced by metabolic processes at ambient temperatures.

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nyctalopia

Robert J. Barry and Alastair K. Denniston.

in A Dictionary of Ophthalmology

P ublished online March 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ophthalmology. 15 words.

An abnormal inability to see in conditions of low ambient light or at night.

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alternative light source

Suzanne Bell.

in A Dictionary of Forensic Science

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 67 words.

Illumination sources other than ambient room light or sunlight. An ALS is used to make objects or impressions that cannot

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Derges, Susan (b. 1955)

in The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 99 words.

who explores the elemental. Photograms exposed under artificial and ambient light register patterns of movement of particles and debris within

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Reflectance

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 52 words.

The percentage of ambient light reflected from a surface, determined by the physical properties of that surface. Reflectance accounts for how light or dark a surface will appear—for...

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