Term - Waist level finder
|Waist level finder||SWPP and BPPA Photographic Glossary|
Sunday 9th March 2014
Waist level finder
A type of finder found on old collectable cameras and most medium format models. The finder has a hood to prevent light reducing contrast as you view directly from the focusing screen. It's called a waist level finder because to use it comfortably you'd hold the camera at waist level.
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