Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Words You've Been Using Wrong

shutter speed

noun, Photography.
1.
speed (def 5b).
Origin of shutter speed
1885-1890
First recorded in 1885-90
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for shutter speed
Historical Examples
  • A walking or slowly running animal, for instance, can be taken with a shutter speed of one one-hundredth.

    On the Trail Lina Beard and Adelia Belle Beard

Word of the Day

Nearby words for shutter speed

Word Value for shutter

10
10
Scrabble Words With Friends