What is technique?

  • (noun): Skillfulness in the command of fundamentals deriving from practice and familiarity.
    Synonyms: proficiency
    See also — Additional definitions below


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Girolamo Diruta - Works
... It is one of the first practical discussions of organ technique which differentiates organ technique from keyboard technique on other instruments ...
Stanley Clarke - Right-hand Electric Bass Technique
... on the funky Larry Graham-style slap-n'-pop technique, Clarke also uses downward thrusts of the entire right hand, striking two or more strings from above with his ...
Slow Motion
... This technique is more often applied to video subjected to instant replay, than to film ... A third technique that is becoming common using current computer software post-processing (with programs like Twixtor) is to fabricate digitally interpolated frames to smoothly transition between the ... Motion can be slowed further by combining techniques, interpolating between overcranked frames ...
Surface Caching
... Surface caching is a computer graphics technique pioneered by John Carmack, first used in the computer game Quake, to apply lightmaps to level geometry ... Carmack's technique was to combine lighting information with surface textures in texture-space when primitives became visible (at the appropriate mipmap level), exploiting temporal ... pixel shaders) became more commonplace, the technique became less common, being replaced with screenspace combination of lightmaps in rendering hardware ...
... Technique may also refer to The Techniques, a Jamaican rocksteady vocal group of the 1960s The Technique, the school newspaper of the Georgia Institute of Technology Technique, the ...

More definitions of "technique":

  • (noun): A practical method or art applied to some particular task.

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