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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On most models they partially block the flash radius resulting in shadows in photos when using a flash in combination with the wide-angle lens.
The macro lenses are cleverly revealed by unscrewing either the fisheye or wide-angle lens.
0-megapixel wide-angle lens with HDR capability, full HD video recording and HTC Zoe app support.
With a wide range of capabilities, including a 5cm super macro mode, 27mm wide-angle lens, 720p movie recording and a high ISO of 6400- the E1465 is power- packed with features yet sleek and slim enough for users to carry wherever they go," he added.
It comes equipped with a wide-angle lens, two RGB inputs, one RGB output, one audio output and a one-watt internal speaker.
The new Wide-Angle Inspection Kit consists of a wide-angle lens and lamp diffuser.
My wide-angle lens creates a layered sense of depth and provides maximum depth of focus from foreground to background.
The MSP-CAM97 has a wide-angle lens, while the MSP-CAM98 has a varifocal lens.
A 14mm focal-length extreme wide-angle lens produces the effect of only a 21mm lens in this example.
The U3 series incorporates a built-in short focus wide-angle lens that lets the user project a clearly focused image from a short distance, creating impressive presentations in conference rooms as well as small meeting rooms or even classrooms.
Anna and Ostriches begins with a gunshot, as dancing couples and trios twirl madly Kylian frames the stage picture as though working with a wide-angle lens, the movement of the dancers from right to left intensified by light coming from a small opening in the backdrop.
Furthermore, Gursky's use of a wide-angle lens here has led to some bizarre perspectival distortions: the cow in the lower left-hand comer seems to be falling out of the picture plane, dropping off the face of the earth.