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17:23 Jul 25, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Photography/Imaging (& Graphic Arts)
German term or phrase: Randhelligkeit
In a very brief extract from a camera manual:

Für höchste Ansprüche und die Randhelligkeit ist auch ein Verlaufsfilter lieferbar.

Sorry but no more context.

Can a photography enthusiast/expert please help?
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:42

Summary of answers provided
3edge diffusion
Lori Dendy-Molz



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edge diffusion

This technique mimics a diffusion filter, softening the photo, ... Add an old
time zig-zag edge to your photo, mount it with some old fashioned photo ...

Note added at 13 mins (2005-07-25 17:36:47 GMT)

or \"edge gradiation\"
...diffusion filters have been developed which sharpen edges over a wide range ...containing edge gradient profiles varying greatly with respect to both ...

Note added at 2 hrs 42 mins (2005-07-25 20:05:55 GMT)

sorry, that should be grad*a*tion

    Reference: http://graphicssoft.about.com/od/photoimpactphotos/
Lori Dendy-Molz
Local time: 16:42
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I tracked this down eventually via a professional photographer. The term is "edge brightness"
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Comment: I tracked this down eventually via a professional photographer. The term is "edge brightness"

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