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what is the difference between photo and image?

Asked by: Interview Candidate | Asked on: Sep 8th, 2006
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Photo means actual look of a particular thing. And Image means a part of screen, for example when you visualize something in your mind,you won't say "I have a Photo of that thing in my mind" insteasd you will say "I have an image of that thing"

  
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shann

Answered On : Sep 26th, 2006

image: Images may be two dimensional, such as a photograph, or three dimensional such as in a statue. They are typically produced by optical devicessuch as a cameras, mirrors, lenses, telescopes, microscopes, etc. and natural objects and phenomena, such as the human eye or water surfaces. photo: A photograph (often shortened to photo) is an image created by focusing light onto material having a light-sensitive coating. The most common photographs are those created of visible wavelengths, producing a permanent record of what the human eye saw.

  
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sudhakar2068

Answered On : Oct 6th, 2006

Photo: A photograph (often just called a photo) is an image (or a representation of that on e.g. paper) created by collecting and focusing reflected electromagnetic radiation. The most common photographs are those created of reflected visible wavelengths, producing permanent records of what the human eye can see.

IMage:In common usage, an image (from Latin imago) or picture is an artifact that reproduces the likeness of some subjectusually a physical object or a person.

Images may be two dimensional, such as a photograph, or three dimensional such as in a statue. They are typically produced by optical devicessuch as a cameras, mirrors, lenses, telescopes, microscopes, etc. and natural objects and phenomena, such as the human eye or water surfaces.

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Photo: The positive picture of a negative.

Image: As the name says, its an imaginary picture of what we think or see or assume. Can be visualized as a negative.

  
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HI

 Photo: It's a hard copy
 
 Image: It's a soft copy

CNu

  
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Assuming nothing can be perfectly reproduced by any medium, my definitions are:

Photo:  The resemblance of something captured in reality.
 

Image:  The resemblance of something imagined.

  
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Mohamed

Answered On : Oct 1st, 2011

A photograph refers to images that have been detected as well as recorded on photographic film.
An image can be displayed in a digital format.
All photograph are images, but not all images are photographs.

  
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