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  • v. Present participle of thumbnail.


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  • But in general speed painting is a very useful exercise, similar to gesture drawing or thumbnailing.

    Megan Fox Speed Painting

  • Another friend used his update to try to lobby for a mass demonstration: "Mark Philip Venema says: Join me in posting a blank thumbnail as an official protest so we can thumb our noses at FB's over-thumbnailing."

    Chris Willman: Facebook's Lousy Facelift

  • Ms. Lyadova began by thumbnailing rough ideas, and then worked out her conception of a long-eared creature with a whiplike tail.

    Archive 2009-03-01

  • According to Gary Richardson, above, a faculty member and program coordinator who prepared the new curriculum for the School of Media Studies and Information Technology, “this is part of a sequence of lessons beginning with thumbnailing and roughing out figures and composition, to story/script outline development, to character design, set design, and finally, a storyboarded sequence.”

    Archive 2009-03-01

  • I think someone doing very strict pose-to-pose work, with detailed keys that are unlikely to change, is going to be doing most of their right-brain work in the thumbnailing stage.

    Animating From the Gut

  • And, because I have no time, I'm just thumbnailing these.

    February 2006

  • What impressed me even more than how he was dealing with jetlag he and his wife had only just returned from Australia, and the Newark-Bristol flight was his second leg after coming in from LA that afternoon was how he plots his scripts visually, thumbnailing each page.

    Pen-Elayne on the Web

  • I'm pretty sure it's not nearly as pretty or lickable as the real Exposé, but it does thumbnailing and automagically shows you all your windows. November 2003 Archives

  • Tell me the last time that you saw that mentioned when the talking heads are thumbnailing him?

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Add ffmpegthumbnailer for faster video thumbnailing

    KDE TechBase - Recent changes [en]


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