axtar-šidnegâri, šidnegâri-ye axtari
The photography of stars, other celestial bodies, and stellar fields.
aks, šidnegâr, nurnegâr
A picture produced by photography. → picture.
Fr.: magnitude photographique
The apparent magnitude of a star as determined by measuring its brightness on a photographic plate. The photographic magnitude scale is now considered obsolete.
Fr.: relevé photographique
Recording a large area of the night sky by photographic techniques, as practiced in the past before the advent of electronic detectors.
aksbardâri, šidnegâri, nurnegâri
The process of recording and producing images by exposing light-sensitive detectors to light or other forms of radiation.
Aksbardâri, literally "taking photograph," from aks,
+ bardâri verbal noun of bardâštan "to take," composite verb from
bar- "on; up; upon; in; into; at; forth; with; near; before;
according to" (Mid.Pers. abar; O.Pers.
upariy "above; over, upon, according to;" Av. upairi "above, over,"
upairi.zəma- "located above the earth;" cf. Gk. hyper- "over, above;"
L. super-; O.H.G. ubir "over;" PIE base *uper "over") +
dâštan "to have, to possess" (Mid.Pers. dâštan;
O.Pers./Av. root dar- "to hold, keep back, maintain, keep in mind;" cf.
Skt. dhr-, dharma- "law;"
Gk. thronos "elevated seat, throne;"
L. firmus "firm, stable;" Lith. daryti
"to make;" PIE *dher- "to hold, support").