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view·find·er

 (vyo͞o′fīn′dər)
n.
A device on a camera that indicates, either optically or electronically, what will appear in the field of view of the lens.

viewfinder

(ˈvjuːˌfaɪndə)
n
(Photography) a device on a camera, consisting of a lens system and sometimes a ground-glass screen, enabling the user to see what will be included in his or her photograph. Sometimes shortened to: finder

view•find•er

(ˈvyuˌfaɪn dər)

n.
a camera attachment, as a lens and mirror that enables the operator to determine visually what will appear in the picture.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.viewfinder - optical device that helps a user to find the target of interestviewfinder - optical device that helps a user to find the target of interest
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)
gunsight, gun-sight - a sight used for aiming a gun
optical device - a device for producing or controlling light
telescope, scope - a magnifier of images of distant objects
Translations

viewfinder

[ˈvjuːˌfaɪndəʳ] N (Phot) → visor m (de imagen), objetivo m

viewfinder

[ˈvjuːfaɪndər] nviseur mviewing figures [ˈvjuːɪŋ] nplchiffres mpl d'audienceviewing public [ˈvjuːɪŋ] ntéléspectateurs mpl

viewfinder

nSucher m

viewfinder

[ˈvjuːˌfaɪndəʳ] n (Phot) → mirino
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