The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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For transportability some large cameras had bellows to connect the front and rear
sections; these eventually evolved into the present-day view or technical camera
of the studio photographer. Studio cameras were scaled down to hand-camera ...
Basic camera functions. In its simplest form (Figure 2), the camera is a light-tight
container carrying a lens, a light-tight container Figure 2: Basic camera elements.
shutter, a diaphragm, a device for holding (and changing) the film in the correct ...
They plug into a rotating fitting in the camera, flash which has the necessary firing
circuit and battery built-in, cubes After every shot, the cube rotates to point a fresh
bulb at the subject. Some flash cubes are triggered mechanically and need no ...
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