- A device which serves to display an image corresponding to that which is being focused upon by a camera, such as a TV camera. Such a device may be optical and/or electronic. Also called finder (2).
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- noun an eyepiece in a camera which enables the photographer to see what is to be filmed
- noun a device on a camera that lets the user see what is being photographed
- noun the part of a camera through which the operator can see the framing and focus which will be recorded by the lens