What does telephoto mean?

Definitions for telephoto
ˈtɛl əˌfoʊ toʊtele·pho·to

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. telephotograph, telephoto(noun)

    a photograph made with a telephoto lens


  1. telephoto(Noun)

    A photograph taken through a telephoto lens.

  2. telephoto(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a lens system used to produce an enlarged image of a distant object.

  3. Origin: tele-, from τῆλε + a shortening of photograph

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  1. Alex
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How to say telephoto in sign language?

  1. telephoto


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of telephoto in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of telephoto in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of telephoto in a Sentence

  1. Victor Sedinger:

    It doesn’t require a ladder, and you certainly don’t have to get on a roof to look, use binoculars or a camera or smartphone with a telephoto feature if you need to.

  2. The National:

    Yellowstone regulations require visitors to stay 100 yards from black and grizzly bears at all times. The best defense is to stay a safe distance from bears and use binoculars, a telescope or telephoto lens to get a closer look.

Images & Illustrations of telephoto

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