lens system

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Noun1.lens system - a transparent optical device used to converge or diverge transmitted light and to form imageslens system - a transparent optical device used to converge or diverge transmitted light and to form images
anastigmat - compound lens or lens system designed to be free of astigmatism and able to form approximately point images
anastigmatic lens - a lens designed to correct astigmatism
camera lens, optical lens - a lens that focuses the image in a camera
compound lens - a lens system consisting of two or more lenses on the same axis
optical condenser, condenser - lens used to concentrate light on an object
contact lens, contact - a thin curved glass or plastic lens designed to fit over the cornea in order to correct vision or to deliver medication
converging lens, convex lens - lens such that a beam of light passing through it is brought to a point or focus
crown lens - a lens made of optical crown glass
concave lens, diverging lens - a lens such that a parallel beam of light passing through it is caused to diverge or spread out
eyepiece, ocular - combination of lenses at the viewing end of optical instruments
field lens - the lens that is farthest from the eye in an optical device with more than one lens
Fresnel lens - lens composed of a number of small lenses arranged to make a lightweight lens of large diameter and short focal length
intraocular lens - an artificial lens that is implanted into the eye of someone to replace a damaged natural lens or someone who has had a cataract removed
meniscus - (optics) a lens that is concave on one side and convex on the other
eyeglass, monocle - lens for correcting defective vision in one eye; held in place by facial muscles
object glass, object lens, objective lens, objective - the lens or system of lenses in a telescope or microscope that is nearest the object being viewed
optical device - a device for producing or controlling light
optical instrument - an instrument designed to aid vision
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Like lenses used on larger professional DSLR cameras, the olloclip Active Lens system is designed specifically for iPhone to provide similar perspectives and is sized small enough to fit in a pocket, purse or hand.
Working with the iPad Air, iPad Mini and iPad Mini with Retina display, this snap-on modular lens system opens things up a lot for those wanting to get more creative with their pics.
23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Schneider Optics -- The iPro Lens System of versatile interchangeable lenses has been expanded so it is now compatible with even more devices including iPhone 5, 5S, and 4/4S, as well as Samsung Galaxy S4, and current iPads.
This movie illustrates the components of a gravitational lens system known as B0218+357.
These powerful flares, in a known gravitational lens system, provided the key to making the lens measurement.
POSITIVES: The 011ocplip is a compact lens system that slips over the built-in camera of your iPhone 4, 4s, or 5.
The 32mm models have an advanced HD lens system that makes colors clear and neutral.
To accomplish this, Panamorph has released the new sub $1500 CineVista[TM] lens system and is working with their projector partners to incorporate new technology that creates incredible, high fidelity widescreen images without the distracting black letterbox bars seen on typical flat panel TVs.
Summary: DUBAI - Panasonic is pleased to announce the Middle East launch of its new DMC-GX1 digital interchangeable lens system camera featuring high image quality and stunning performance in both response and function.
The VX-II variable Scout Scope also includes the Multicoat 4 lens system for a bright, clear image and 1/4-MOA field click adjustments for windage and elevation.
Until now, 3D-capable interchangeable lens system cameras have used panorama systems or a combination of two lenses and two CCDs, but these systems have drawbacks including the need for a dedicated 3D camera and the difficulties capturing moving objects.
They feature an Illuminator Lens System, with lenses and vapor-deposition multicoatings; Accu-Trac windage and elevation adjustment system; Rapid Target Acquisition (RTA) lockable eyepiece; Accu-Range reticle option and a wide field-of-view.