(photography) Denoting or relating to a type of camera which allows the photographer to view the subject through the same lens that will be used to take a photograph, usually by incorporating a moving mirror and prism.
Origin of single-lens-reflex
From single +"Ž lens (contrasted against a twin-lens reflex camera, TLR), and reflex (“reflection"), the principle by which the image path is diverted.
Single-lens-reflex Sentence Examples
Semi-professional. They kind of cameras are often called SLRs, which means Single Lens Reflex.
Digital single lens reflex cameras, or DSLR cameras, contain more professional features and allow for more artistic control.
This will mean choosing between a point and shoot camera or a digital single lens reflex camera.
The single lens reflex digital camera works in the same fashion as its older film-based cousins.
A single lens reflex (SLR) digital camera uses a single lens to create the image.