telephoto lens


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telephoto lens

(ˈtɛlɪˌfəʊtəʊ)
n
(Photography) a compound camera lens in which the focal length is greater than that of a simple lens of the same dimensions and thus produces a magnified image of a distant object. See also zoom lens

tel′epho′to lens′


n.
a camera lens that produces a relatively large image: used to photograph small or distant objects.
[1940–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.telephoto lens - a camera lens that magnifies the imagetelephoto lens - a camera lens that magnifies the image
camera lens, optical lens - a lens that focuses the image in a camera
Translations
teleobjektív
teleobjektív

telephoto lens

[ˈtelɪˌfəʊtəʊˈlenz] Nteleobjetivo m

telephoto lens

[ˌtɛlɪfəʊtəʊˈlɛnz] nteleobiettivo
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