wide-angle lens

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wide-angle lens

a lens system on a camera that can cover an angle of view of 60° or more and therefore has a fairly small focal length

wide-angle lens

[′wīd ¦aŋ·gəl ′lenz]
(optics)
An optical lens having a large angular field, generally greater than 80°.
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Super wide angle lenses were not commonly usable with digital camera backs in the past, because of physical limitations of the camera body.
13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- proDAD, the acclaimed developer of digital video effects and image enhancement technologies, today unveiled a new innovation called Defishr - an automatic video fisheye corrector application for Windows which is highly effective at removing the warp and perspective (compression) distortion caused by very wide angle camera lenses on GoPro-type action cameras, DSLR cameras fitted with wide angle lenses, and even mobile phones with wide angle lenses.
43 wide angle Lenses come with 52mm and 55mm adapter rings, and the 37mm kit comes with ring sizes of 30mm, 30.