Synonyms of 'Camera parts'
accessory shoea bracket on top of a camera to which a flash unit or other accessory may be fitted amplifieran additional lens for altering the focal length of a camera lens automatic exposurethe automatic adjustment of the lens aperture and shutter speed of a camera by a control mechanism automatic focusa system in a camera which automatically adjusts the lens so that the object being photographed is in focus, often one using infrared light to estimate the distance of the object from the camera autowindera battery-operated device for advancing the film in a camera automatically after each exposure extension ringa spacer element that can be fixed between the camera body and the lens to increase the distance between film and lens and allow closer focus than would be possible without it flash guna device that sets off a flashbulb simultaneously with the opening of the camera shutter hot shoean accessory shoe on a camera through which electrical contact is made to an electronic flash device intervalometeran automatic device used to trigger an operation at regular intervals, esp such a device operating the shutter of a camera iris diaphragman adjustable diaphragm that regulates the amount of light entering an optical instrument, esp a camera. It usually consists of a number of thin metal leaves arranged so that they open out into an approximately circular aperture lens hoodan extension piece fixed to a camera lens to shield it from a direct light source macro lensa camera lens used for close-up photography (2–10 cm) shutteran opaque shield in a camera that, when tripped, admits light to expose the film or plate for a predetermined period, usually a fraction of a second. It is either built into the lens system or lies in the focal plane of the lens (focal-plane shutter) sprocketa cylindrical wheel with teeth on one or both rims for pulling film through a camera or projector synchroflasha mechanism in a camera that enables the shutter to be fully open while the light from a flashbulb or electronic flash is at its brightest telephoto lensa compound camera lens in which the focal length is greater than that of a simple lens of the same dimensions and thus produces a magnified image of a distant object tripodan adjustable and usually collapsible three-legged stand to which a camera, etc, can be attached to hold it steady viewfindera device on a camera, consisting of a lens system and sometimes a ground-glass screen, enabling the user to see what will be included in his or her photograph wide-angle lensa lens system on a camera that can cover an angle of view of 60° or more and therefore has a fairly small focal length zoom lensa lens system that allows the focal length of a camera lens to be varied continuously without altering the sharpness of the image ▷ See camera
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Word List of Camera parts from the Collins English Word Lists