Term - Rangefinder
|Rangefinder||SWPP Photographic Glossary|
Tuesday 22nd June 2021
An optical device thatís either built into older cameras or added as an attachment that is used to work out the subject distance by comparing two viewpoints. You see a double image and adjust the lenses until the images form one which gives a distance reading that can then be transferred to the focusing ring.
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