twin-lens

twin-lensˈ adjective
(of a camera) having two identical sets of lenses
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adj. (of a camera) having two identical sets of lenses, either for taking stereoscopic pictures, or with one forming an image for viewing and the other an image to be photographed (twin-lens reflex)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • twin-lens reflex — [twin′lenz΄] n. a reflex camera with two lenses, one of which supplies the image reflected in the viewfinder and the other the image on the exposed film * * * …   Universalium

  • twin-lens camera — /twin lenz /, Photog. a camera having two separately mounted lenses coordinated to eliminate parallax errors or for making stereoscopic photographs. Cf. twin lens reflex camera. * * * …   Universalium

  • twin-lens reflex — [twin′lenz΄] n. a reflex camera with two lenses, one of which supplies the image reflected in the viewfinder and the other the image on the exposed film …   English World dictionary

  • Twin-lens reflex camera — A twin lens reflex camera (TLR) is a type of camera with two objective lenses of the same focal length. One of the lenses is the photographic objective (the lens that takes the picture), while the other is used for the waist level viewfinder… …   Wikipedia

  • twin-lens camera — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun : a camera fitted with two lenses optically corrected to make them identical in their application * * * /twin lenz /, Photog. a camera having two separately mounted lenses coordinated to eliminate parallax errors or for making… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Twin Lens Reflex — Mamiya C330 Die Flexaret Standard des tschechoslowakischen Herstellers …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • twin-lens reflex camera. — See under reflex camera. Also called twin lens reflex. Abbr.: TLR * * * …   Universalium

  • twin-lens reflex camera. — See under reflex camera. Also called twin lens reflex. Abbr.: TLR …   Useful english dictionary

  • twin-lens reflex camera — n. camera with two objective lenses of the same focal length where one lens is the actual lens that takes the picture amd the other is used for the viewfinder system …   English contemporary dictionary

  • twin-lens reflex — noun [as modifier] denoting a camera having two identical sets of lenses, either for taking stereoscopic pictures or with one forming an image for viewing and the other an image to be photographed …   English new terms dictionary

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