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[mass noun] The visual quality of the out-of-focus areas of a photographic image, especially as rendered by a particular lens.
- ‘It is easily light enough for a handheld supertelephoto lens, but what would the bokeh be like?’
- ‘Many buy this lens to escape the often poor bokeh of the Vega, but is it really better?’
- ‘Some folks feel the best bokeh has an undefined, blurred edge.’
- ‘For me, the 85 Prime's bokeh just feels easier on the eyes.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.