retro-focus lens

retrofocus lens

[re-truh-foh-kuhs]
noun
a wide-angle lens, for use on single-lens reflex cameras, of inverted telephoto design, with a back focus greater than the focal length.

Origin:
1960–65; retro- + focus

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To retro-focus lens
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: retro-flexion
Next Definition: retro-gradation
Words Near: retro-focus lens
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for retro-focus lens
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing retro-focus lens
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature