freeze frame

Definitions

General Science

  • verb to stop a video sequence so that only one frame is displayed

Media Studies

  • noun the act of stopping a moving piece of video or film on a single, still frame
  • noun a device on a video recorder that enables a single static image to be viewed
  • noun a single frame of a film or video recording viewed as a static image
  • verb to present something contained in a single frame from a film or video recording as a static image
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