single-shot camera

single-shot camera

[′siŋ·gəl ¦shät ′kam·rə]
(optics)
An underwater camera that takes one picture on each lowering when the camera shutter is tripped by contact with the bottom.
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Using a prism greatly enhances the system's ability to capture color that is purer than that captured by single-chip single-shot cameras using mosaic filters to create a color image.
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