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sportsfinder Syllabification: sports·find·er
Pronunciation: /ˈspôrtsˌfīndər/

Definition of sportsfinder in English:


A direct-vision viewfinder typically consisting of a simple frame that allows action outside the field of view of the camera to be seen.
Example sentences
  • The left side of the camera has a wire type sports finder with a chromed metal frame in the rear.
  • I'd find one of those old 200 mm sports finders and adapt it.
  • The eyepiece of the sports finder is provided with parallax compensation - adjustment by means of the little knob on the rear flap.
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