optically optically  /ˈɑp tɪk li/


  • (adv) in an optical manner


  • Unlike other consumer-oriented cameras that use optically undistinguished lenses, the Disc lens is made of four glass elements that Kodak claims are "close to theoretical .


  • Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom hands-on: 10x telephoto, 100x intrigue (video)

    It's easy enough to describe the Galaxy S4 Zoom , since it's essentially a Galaxy S4 Mini with a 10x zoom lens stuck on the back. But that sort of summary doesn't do it justice. When you hold the phone-slash-camera and look at the optically stabilized image captured by its 16-megapixel, point-and-shoot grade sensor, you begin to realize that -- at least for those who do a lot of snapping and ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Engadget


  1. "It's very tricky," Mickelson said of the need to adopt a ground game for one week a year. "It's optically very difficult for us sometimes coming over here to visualize the ball running 60, 80, 100 yards. That's the big challenge I think."
    on Jul 19, 2006 By: Phil Mickelson Source: Globe and Mail

  2. "On the nanoscale, the shape of a particle plays a critical role in how it interacts with light," said LANP Director Naomi Halas. "We were looking for a new shape that would combine the best properties of the two most optically useful shapes...
    on Mar 15, 2006 By: Naomi Halas Source: Science Daily (press release)

  3. "In bird's view, all cars look like a rectangle", explains Giugiaro. "As a consequence, the dimensions are perceived optically as being the same as the maximum length"
    on Oct 19, 2005 By: Giorgetto Giugiaro Source: Autochannel (press release)

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