A representation of the outlines of an object filled in with a black color; a profile portrait in black, such as a shadow appears to be.
To represent by a silhouette; to project upon a background, so as to be like a silhouette.
A scene in which the background is brighter than the subject, producing a detail-less, shadowed subject.
the general outline and style of a dress.
An image with all of the background removed
silhouette is a picture of the outline of an object, such as a person's head.
A photo where the background has been removed, leaving only the main subject; also called a cutout.
a drawing of the outline of an object; filled in with some uniform color
project on a background, such as a screen, like a silhouette
a black detailess shape against a lighter background
a dark outline of an object against a light background
a shadow portrait, a paper cutout of someone's shadow profile
Silhouette is an element of design. Silhouettes are dark outlines of subjects with a light background.
The outer shape of an object. An outline, often filled in with color.
an outline of a single solid color that is usually a portrait and is placed on a strongly contrasting background, usually black on white.
The profile of a structure.
An outline halftone with all background removed.
Portions of an image (usually the background) are removed to bring out the shape of a major element in the image.
Eliminating the background from behind an object in a photograph or piece of art.
A photograph from which background image has been removed, outlining the subject.
a drawing showing the outline of a person or object, filled in with a solid color
Dark-shaded profile portrait outline of any garment.
A type of target representing in outline the form of a man prone, kneeling or standing, coloured black or drab olive and used in small arms practice.
A dark image outlined against a lighter background.
The outter shape of an object. An outline filled in with colour.
An outline drawing solidly colored in.
An outline drawing of a shape. Originally a silhouette presented a profile portrait filled in with a solid color.
An outline of an object or person against a contrasting background.
side view (profile) of a donor in black and white format. The silhouette is designed to provide an outline of the donor's facial features without sacrificing his anonymity.
The outline of a tree as seen from a distance. The overall form and shape of a tree. Many tree species have easy to recognize silhouettes, such as American elm, balsam fir, white pine, and sugar maple. [To return to previous page, click your browser's BACK button then scroll through the page to your last location
An electronic filtering function that can outline an area or object in an image and extract the background.
A term used to describe the contour or outline of a garment when it is worn on the body
A silhouette is a view of an object or scene consisting of the outline and a featureless interior. The word is also an eponym. The term comes from Etienne de Silhouette, a finance minister of Louis XV who in 1759 imposed such harsh economic demands upon the French people that his name became synonymous with anything done or made cheaply.