In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(piece of glass)lente feminine
- Most conventional lenses are made of glass, polymer, or other transparent solid materials.
- But what appeared to be a minute particle of dirt on a telescope lens was in fact a rare daylight view of the planet Mercury crossing in front of the Sun.
- Galileo's telescope had a convex object lens but a concave eye-piece.
- Light flashed across the round lenses of his glasses.
- Galileo's telescope was similar to a pair of opera glasses in that it used an arrangement of glass lenses to magnify objects.
- An air bubble in water that is shaped like a normal glass lens would have roughly the opposite effect of the glass lens.
- These foreground clusters act as lenses that magnify the light of the protogalaxies and allow us to detect and study them.
- His novel idea was to use both mirrors and lenses in his telescope.
- Because of the extreme curve of the glasses, the lenses are hard to fit to a frame - and that makes them costly.
- If you wear glasses have your reading lens fitted to your polarized ones.
- The lens that picks up the light from the focal point is called the eyepiece lens.
- Each cluster acts as a magnifying lens, greatly brightening a quasar's light.
- I have two pairs of glasses with different coloured lenses for different light conditions.
- His first telescope was made from available lenses and gave a magnification of about four times.
- Some of the other options include glass lenses and plastic lenses.
- In 1935, Zeiss found a coating of magnesium fluoride on glass lenses dramatically improved image quality.
- He was particularly interested in the ideas of improving telescope design by using lenses made up of two different types of glass.
- Isaac Newton proposed using a curved mirror, rather than a lens, to magnify the heavens, and reflecting telescopes are nowadays the norm.
- It could have been a bit of dirt on the lens of the telescope but it was really clear through the viewer.
- Using his experimental abilities, he ground lenses and assembled a telescope.
2(for magnifying)lupa feminine
3(in spectacles)cristal masculine
5Photographylente femininemasculine objetivo(cap) del objetivolens aperture — apertura del diafragma feminine
- Of course the best cameras and lenses can produce images of superior technical quality to gear that is less capable.
- Camera lenses, no matter how expensive, are nowhere near as acutely sensitive as the human eye, nor does the camera see colour in exactly the same way.
- Being able to move the camera lens for focusing and zooming would allow picture phones to take clear telephoto shots and focus on objects close-up.
- If your subject is nearby, you can often isolate details with a normal lens or moderate telephoto.
- Photography is now about computers as much as it is about cameras and lenses.
- They proceeded to display cases located at the store's front and stole 18 digital and film cameras along with eight camera lenses.
- The lens of the eye works much like the lens of a camera.
- If possible, bring a camera with interchangeable lenses.
- We were looking through our camera lenses, and we could see them waving to us and they kept shooting at us.
- Zooming the camera lens even further, she saw figures off to the right, walking in front of one of the gray tents.
- But once the officers checked out the tape over the camera lenses, they decided to rewind and review the videos anyway.
- The solution to this is to get right next to the glass, so that your camera lens is flush with the glass surface.
- Some of these were made not simply without lenses but without a camera at all - rather by the direct manipulation of photographic plates.
- With that he tosses the paper across, and goes back to his camera lenses and his camera lens cloth.
- The Standard lens is actually one of the most neglected lenses in your camera bag.
- Stuff like this makes me want to get a fish-eye lens for my digital camera.
- Controlled by software, tiny motors on the lens assembly and spherical camera casing allow the lens to pan and track objects.
- Store cameras and lenses in padded cases and, in very damp environments, in locking plastic bags or even underwater housings.
- All mating trials were video-recorded by using cameras with macrozoom lenses to allow detailed analysis of the mating sequence.
- Scott also plays with lenses, camera speed and some excellent special effects to heighten the impact of the harrowing fight scenes.
- With age, your eyes are less able to produce tears, your retinas thin and your lenses gradually turn yellow and become less clear.
- The dioptric system includes the cornea, the lens, the aqueous humor within the anterior eye chamber, and the vitreous body.
- The eye fluid nourishes the bloodless lens and cornea.
- The vitreous humor is between the back of the lens and the retina.
- The posterior chamber is found behind the iris and in front of the lens and ciliary bodies.
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