Wide-Angle Lens


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Wide-Angle Lens

A camera lens allowing one to take an image with a broader spectrum. That is, one may see more on either side of the focal point of the image. However, a wide angle lens may compress depth, potentially resulting in a blurred image. It is used in both photography and film.
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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.
This wide-angle lens is designed to cover up to a 42 ram image format ideal for line-scan and area-scan cameras.
His use of lights, flash, and a wide-angle lens serves to heighten, not falsify, reality.
A fiber optic light source illuminates the part; a wide-angle lens captures a "flattened" image of the inside of the part wall; it provides the processing software with a circular ring pattern showing the inside diameter, end features, and internal features (e.g., end slots, oil holes, internal oil grooves, and embossing).
According to Alan Mole, the company's sales director, the dome-shaped top of each solar-powered stud creates a wide-angle lens to take in the surrounding area.
Working quickly with a wide-angle lens, I shot seven different groupings, rotating the choreographers around Miss Graham.
Using the wide-angle lens, the movie's third scene reveals the landscape of the Local Bubble, the giant cavity that encloses the solar system and its surroundings.
Sometimes getting in close with a wide-angle lens, which makes a tree appear larger than the surroundings, is effective.
Additionally, the company is introducing the Infinity Tele, which features both a 35mm wide-angle lens and a 70mm telephoto lens.
The second 12MP sensor (26mm, 1/3.4 sensor size with a pixel pitch of 1.0 micro m) is paired with a 135-degree wide-angle lens with F2.4 aperture.
It's also possible for the module to come with a super wide-angle lens or a monochrome sensor.
For the Mate 20, the triple-camera system is comprised of a 16-megapixel ultra wide-angle lens with an f/2.2 aperture, a 12-megapixel wide-angle lens with an f/1.8 aperture, and an 8-megapixel 2-times telephoto zoom lens with optical image stabilization (OIS), and an f/2.4 aperture.