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a rounded image with edges that shade gradually into the background. Many photopaint programs have a filter that produces a vignetted effect upon any image.
- illustration, photograph, or halftone print in which the outer edge or background gradually and irregularly fades off until it blends into the unprinted paper.
- camera lens covering that will fade off the edges or background of a camera shot.
- technique used in commercial production where several situations that emphasize the qualities of a product are shown in rapid sequence. Each situation shows a scene of people enjoying the product as they enjoy life, sometimes accompanied by lively music.
- small drawing or illustration that appears in the body text of an advertisement.
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