veiling glare


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blind·ing glare

glare resulting from excessive illumination.
Synonym(s): veiling glare

veiling glare

loss of contrast due to light scattering within a lens system, as in a fluoroscopic image intensifier.
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Cameras are rated on the following parameters: image resolution; distortion; relative illumination; dynamic range; maximum frame rate; gray level; sensitivity; bad pixel count and veiling glare.
For computer tasks, the disadvantage could be both by veiling glare and by a high contrast between the luminance of the background and the VDT.
Not only was night driving a situation in which such disturbances occurred but the veiling glare associated with bright light was also a major issue.