Term - Pentaprism
|Pentaprism||SWPP Photographic Glossary|
Sunday 24th June 2018
An optical device, usually fitted on 35mm cameras, which makes it possible to view the image while focusing. A mirror device laterally reverses the image so that the scene is viewed through the camera upright and the right way round.
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