camera lens

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: lens - a lens that focuses the image in a cameracamera lens - a lens that focuses the image in a camera
camera, photographic camera - equipment for taking photographs (usually consisting of a lightproof box with a lens at one end and light-sensitive film at the other)
closeup lens - a photographic lens with a short focal length used to take pictures at short ranges
lens, lens system, lense - a transparent optical device used to converge or diverge transmitted light and to form images
portrait lens - a compound camera lens with a relatively high aperture
telephoto lens, zoom lens - a camera lens that magnifies the image
television camera, tv camera, camera - television equipment consisting of a lens system that focuses an image on a photosensitive mosaic that is scanned by an electron beam
fisheye lens, wide-angle lens - a camera lens having a wider than normal angle of view (and usually a short focal length); produces an image that is foreshortened in the center and increasingly distorted in the periphery
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His photographs allow concealed characteristics and particularities of the urban experience to become apparent through the photographic lens.
TELEPHEME A Mind-reader B Photographic lens C A telephone message who am I?
Fine Art Portrait Photography: Lighting, Posing & Postproduction from Concept to Completion narrows the photographic lens to the heart of what makes a picture artistic--and how to hone this concept in portraiture objectives.
Through Migliori's photographic lens, viewers are greeted with an insightful portrayal of Italy.

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