camera axis


Also found in: Dictionary.
Related to camera axis: IP video surveillance, IP cam

camera axis

An imaginary line drawn from the geometric center of a film to the center of a lens (or series of lenses). It may project beyond the lens. Also called an optical axis or a lens axis. See camera axis direction.
References in periodicals archive ?
In the first case, the camera axis and the zoom ratio are the same for the whole video, whereas they can evolve in the second case.