sound camera


a motion-picture camera that is capable of photographing silently at the normal speed of 24 fps and operating in synchronization with separate audio recording equipment.

Origin of sound camera

First recorded in 1900–05 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for sound camera

  • They had a jeep with a sound-camera mounted on it, and were trying to get something for telecast.

    The Edge of the Knife|Henry Beam Piper