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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of overlight.


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  • I arrived in the middle of an overlit gymnasium filled with people eating crumbly muffins and holding cups of lukewarm coffee.

    The Bird House

  • Like a real soap, this was produced on the cheap, overlit and often clumsily directed, and broadcast five nights a week.

    Weekly Mishmash: April 12-18 :

  • In an overlit, discolored hallway, they stare at each other, grim with foreknowledge — and decide to go for it all over again.

    The Existential Clown

  • Our tour guide from Appleton, Wisconsin will direct our attention to the overlit streets of the Treme, now studded with Banana Republics and Panera Breads.


  • And as to craft, Spielberg's chops are always on point, but he let the overlit Kaminski style is soooooooo incredibly not welcome in the anamorphic world of Indiana Jones.

    Fancy paints on memory's canvas/Scenes that we hold dear

  • Her stark style was a marked departure from the dramatic and overlit pictures that were prevalent in Argentina at the time.

    Grete Stern.

  • It's a pretty familiar style -- the opaque, overlit nude.

    Justine Lai paints herself having sex with each of the Presidents, beginning with George Washington.

  • To make matters worse, the sets and scenes had been lighted for film, meaning that many scenes look somewhat overlit and garish on video.

    Archive 2008-08-01

  • What's depressing about Crystal Skull looking like so much pirated video game is that on the behind the scenes features much of what I thought was crappy CGI props and sets turned out to be actual props and sets but overlit and shot through a filter to look like crappy CGI for some reason.

    Hot-n-Crusty Arbo Minis!

  • Like I wrote earlier, it looks like it was shot on Beta, and EVERY shot is overlit like someone stole a floodlight and used it to light every shot.

    Unborn Sins (2008)


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