close-up noun definition in Making films topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

close-up

 noun: Making films topic
a photograph, or picture in a film/movie, taken very close to somebody/something so that it shows a lot of detail a close-up of a human eye It was strange to see her own face in close-up on the screen. close-up pictures of the planet The slide gave close-up detail of petal formation. The wound was photographed in extreme close-up.