Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A room from which normal light is excluded, used for developing photographs.
- ‘The paper still shoots film - black-and-white film - at a time when digital cameras have made darkrooms quaint.’
- ‘I said that darkrooms were being closed in droves and that the industry trend was clearly digital.’
- ‘Complete darkroom and printing facilities are available for the entire workshop.’
- ‘Holding the dripping print in her hand Tang left the darkroom to see it in the white lights.’
- ‘Many years ago I experimented with black & white photography in the darkroom.’
- ‘I also made color separation negatives from color transparencies by enlarging in the darkroom.’
- ‘He had learnt from Man Ray how to enhance effects by manipulating images in the darkroom, and he cropped and retouched until each print was ready lot reproduction.’
- ‘A boy develops photographs in the school darkroom.’
- ‘In a darkroom floating in a bath of developer an image slowly materializes.’
- ‘Her class had been working in the darkroom, developing their pictures.’
- ‘From one darkroom with one developing tank, the new lab now had three darkrooms on site.’
- ‘Bathed in the red glow of the darkroom safelight, Ian McDonald was staring hard at a ruined photograph.’
- ‘Elias is taking pictures for a class project, and stops off at the darkroom to do some developing before heading out to shoot some more.’
- ‘The glossy whiteness, cast with the yellow or red of the darkroom's safelight, begins to stir with a vague smoky shadow.’
- ‘If I could have my own darkroom, I'd develop my own film and print my work myself.’
- ‘I recently constructed a new darkroom and built one of these UV exposure units into it.’
- ‘Then he again disappeared into the darkroom to develop the plate.’
- ‘Then it was straight off to the darkroom to run off photographs of our esteemed educators in various sizes.’
- ‘She then opened the door and stepped back into the dim red light of the darkroom.’
- ‘By refining the image in the darkroom, a photographer can make the same image appear dark and moody or light and airy.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.