Albada finder

noun
Al·​ba·​da finder | \ al-ˈbä-də- \

Definition of Albada finder

: a camera viewfinder for use at eye level in which a white field-limiting frame is made to appear very distant by reflection at the rear surface of the front lens

called also sport finder

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First Known Use of Albada finder

1943, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Albada finder

after L. E. W. van Albada, flourished 1924, its inventor

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“Albada finder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Albada%20finder. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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