angle of view


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angle of view

1. The angle between two rays passing through the perspective center (rear nodal point) of a camera lens to two opposite corners of the format.
2. In photogrammetry, twice the angle whose tangent is one-half the length of the diagonal of the format divided by the calibrated focal length.
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Noun1.angle of view - the angle included by a photographic lensangle of view - the angle included by a photographic lens
angle - the space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians
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But the exercise of finding beautiful scenes from a limited angle of view definitely stretched my creative muscles.
Once it is determined that the viewing angle is the flash or near specular, the technician can use the color of coating C to verify whether the angle of illumination for that angle of view is the same as the spectrophotometer.
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The new camera -- the next generation of HDC series camera technology -- lets operators use the vast array of 2/3-inch ENG and high magnification and long zoom range box lenses currently used by HD 2/3-inch systems while maintaining an angle of view and depth of field that sports producers are accustomed to.
A 105-degree angle of view improves observation of distal areas while the aspheric lens prevents image distortion and works with the auto-focus technology to provide sharp images.
The camera supports digital pan/tilt/zoom, which can be used as a 'digital varifocal lens' that allows the angle of view to be adjusted remotely after the physical installation.
The size of CNTs means that these pixels are the smallest yet generated for holograms, making for extremely high resolution holograms which in turn provides for a wide angle of view.
It has a unique iridescent quality in which the product transforms from serene blue to glistening gold based on the angle of view and surrounding light .
7-inch IPS display, which is a type of TFT LCD that according to Jobs and it has a "great angle of view.
Common lenses working at angles up to 60[degrees] are often not capable to capture the scene shot, on the contrary, the wide-angle lens and special lens, such as Fish Eye, which have the angle of view over 180[degrees] can capture the scene but with a subsequent image distortion.