Midshot vs Foreshot - What's the difference?

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Midshot is a coordinate term of foreshot.


As nouns the difference between midshot and foreshot

is that midshot is a point in time during the taking of a photograph while foreshot is the spirits that first come over when an alcoholic liquid is distilled.

midshot

English

Noun

(-)
  • A point in time during the taking of a photograph.
  • *{{quote-news, year=2008, date=April 3, author=David Pogue, title=A Camera for the Shot You Missed, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=You can even adjust the firing rate in midshot by turning the lens barrel. }}

    foreshot

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The spirits that first come over when an alcoholic liquid is distilled
  • (chiefly, sport)
  • Foreshots knock the ball forward.
  • (geology)
  • * 1997 , Proceedings of the Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems , volume 2:
  • Twelve foreshot and twelve backshot records at varying offsets were acquired for each geophone setup to achieve 24 fold duplicity.

    Coordinate terms

    * midshot, backshot

    References

    * OED 2nd edition (online)