macro lens
macro lens macro lens n. a camera lens designed to focus at short distances so as to achieve photographic magnifications of objects larger than with standard lenses. [PJC]

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  • macro lens — mac′ro lens n. pht a lens used to bring into focus objects very close to the camera • Etymology: 1960–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • macro lens — noun Etymology: macr , from the fact that the focal length is greater than normal Date: 1961 a camera lens designed to focus at very short distances with up to life size magnification of the image …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • macro lens — /mak roh/, Photog. a lens used to bring into focus objects very close to the camera. [1960 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • macro lens — noun A lens that allows a camera to focus at very close range to photograph small objects …   Wiktionary

  • macro lens — noun Photography a lens suitable for taking photographs unusually close to the subject …   English new terms dictionary

  • macro lens — noun : a camera lens designed to focus at very short distances with up to life size magnification of the image …   Useful english dictionary

  • Minolta AF 100mm f/2.8 Macro lens — The Minolta AF 100mm f/2.8 Macro lens is a discontinued macro lens produced by Minolta that is renowned for its sharpness [ [http://www.tk imaging.de/7Dlens tests/2 8 100/2 8 100 Macro.html Minolta AF 100mm f/2.8 MACRO ] ] . This lens achieves… …   Wikipedia

  • Minolta AF 50mm f/2.8 Macro lens — Originally produced by Minolta, and currently produced by Sony, the 50mm f/2.8 Macro is a macro prime photographic lens compatible with cameras using the Minolta AF and Sony α lens mounts. Sources Dyxum lens data External links Sony: SAL 50M28 …   Wikipedia

  • Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 APO DG Macro lens — Infobox photographic lenses name = Sigma 70 300 mm APO DG Macro maker = Sigma feat is = n feat usm = n feat sbf = n feat macro = y feat special = type = z application = Consumer Telephoto Zoom flength = 70 300mm fov = aperture = f/4 f/5.6 groups …   Wikipedia

  • Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x Macro lens — Infobox photographic lenses name = MP E 65mm Macro f/2.8 maker = Canon caption = The lens at 1x magnification, mounted on its tripod collar. feat is = n feat usm = n feat sbf = n feat macro = y feat special = 5:1 macro type = p application =… …   Wikipedia

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