The word lens is a noun. Lens means (1) a transparent optical device used to converge or diverge transmitted light and to form images, (2) electronic equipment that uses a magnetic or electric field in order to focus a beam of electrons, (3) biconvex transparent body situated behind the iris in the eye; it focuses light waves on the retina, (4) (metaphor) a channel through which something can be seen or understood.
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A lens may be the most important part of a camera, because it forms and focuses photographic images. A filter, affixed in front of a camera lens, can help protect the lens from damage.
Browse this contact lenses retailer directory for information about contact lens retailers in the United States. The photo on this web page depicts a young woman inserting a contact lens into her eye.
Digital cameras enable photographers to quickly shoot quality photos with various lenses. This page includes a discussion of camera lenses and links to selected camera lens manufacturers.
PARIS (AFP) - Emmanuel Macron is being tailed this week by US celebrity photographer Annie Leibovitz, his office said on Wednesday (March 14), as the French president pursues a tightly controlled media strategy criticised by some journalists.
Straits Times. Thursday, 15 Mar 2018 01:15:11 +0800.
National Geographic acknowledged on Monday that it covered the world through a racist lens for generations, with its magazine portrayals of bare-breasted women and naive brown-skinned tribesmen as savage, unsophisticated and unintelligent.
Newsmax. Tuesday, 13 Mar 2018 11:47:25 EDT.
In honor of International Women's Day, Netflix put together an extensive list of "Ladies To Watch" and the takeaway? There are plenty of women behind the lens and in front of the camera calling the shots at Netflix!
By Dana Feldman, Contributor. Forbes. Thursday, 8 Mar 2018 12:22:00 -0500.
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