SIZEAlso called SIZING. Various gelatinous materials made from starch,
clay, glue, and casein used for glazing or coating papers and cloths.
SKETCHA quickly executed drawing as a preparation toward more
SKETCHING PENCILSee CARPENTER'S PENCIL. A soft-leaded
pencil used for freehand sketching.
SMALL CAPSCapital letters smaller than the standard capitals of a
typeface and the size of the body of the lowercase letters.
SODIUM THIOSULFATEAlso called HYPO. A salt with water solution
that dissolves the silver halides used in photographic papers and films.
SOFT EDGEA blended or graduated transition from one value or color to
SOFTWAREComputer programs that direct the output devices and
determine the input devices effectivity.
SPECIAL EFFECTS GENERATORA device that adds or creates effects
to visual images during recording on videotape.
SPECIAL IRREGULAR CURVEIrregular curves for a specific purpose,
such as ship's curves, mechanical engineer's curves, conic sections,
logarithmic spirals, and flexible curve rules.
SPECTRUMThe arrangement of colors side-by-side as refracted by a
SPEEDBALL PENSLettering and drawing pens manufactured by the Hunt
Manufacturing Company that are the hallmark of hand lettering pen nibs.
SPEED LINESExtra lines following a moving figure or object in a cartoon
representing the disturbance the movement causes in the atmosphere.
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