French translation of 'foreground'
premier plan m
in the foreground au premier plan
to come to the foreground (= become prominent) passer au premier plan
to put sth in the foreground (= make a priority) mettre qch en avantsee also foreground processing
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Example Sentences Including 'foreground'
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I also suggested two small figures in the foreground to give scale.Crawshaw&apos;s Watercolour Studio (1993)
For the most part this works but sometimes it can be hard to distinguish between foreground and background, especially when zoomed out.The Sun (2014)
Nearly all the city plans have human figures in the foreground.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
This piece of decor adds foreground detail to the view over the garden square.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
To get a good multilayered shot you need to consider the background, middle ground and foreground.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Political unrest has been in the team's background and foreground these past few weeks and that is likely only to destabilise.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
How much else appears sharp - in the foreground and the background - depends on the depth of field.Photographers Handbook (1993)
Previously the drama and detail of the foreground had carried almost the full weight of an artist's intention.Umbria - the green heart of Italy (1989)
The foreground in such pictures is close and the stretching towards the edges and corners has the effect of seemingly wrapping the image around the viewer.Collins Complete Guide to Photography (1993)
This can be done from any direction, but the most common way that it is used is facing sunlight, to show detail in foreground shadows.Collins Complete Guide to Photography (1993)
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'foreground' in Other Languages
British English: foreground /ˈfɔːˌɡraʊnd/ NOUN
The foreground of a picture is the part that seems nearest to you.
...the woman in the foreground.
- American English: foreground
- Arabic: أَمَاميّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: primeiro plano
- Chinese: 前景
- Croatian: istaknutno mjesto
- Czech: popředí
- Danish: forgrund
- Dutch: voorgrond
- European Spanish: primer plano
- Finnish: etuala
- French: premier plan
- German: Vordergrund
- Greek: προσκήνιο
- Italian: in primo piano
- Japanese: 前景
- Korean: 전경
- Norwegian: forgrunn
- Polish: pierwszy plan
- European Portuguese: primeiro plano
- Romanian: prim-plan
- Russian: авансцена
- Spanish: primer plano
- Swedish: förgrund
- Thai: ทัศนียภาพที่อยู่ใกล้ที่สุด
- Turkish: ön plan
- Ukrainian: передній план
- Vietnamese: cận cảnh
Translation of foreground from the Collins English to French Dictionary