Double Lens

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Joseph Petzval - Discoveries and Inventions - Optics
... Petzval's portrait objective lens (Petzval Porträtobjektiv) was an almost distortionless Anachromatischer vierlinser (double achromatic objective lens, with four lenses in three groups) ... The luminous intensity of this flat "portrait lens" was substantially higher than the daguerre standard of 1839, the Wollaston Chevalier lens (f/16) ... The portrait objective lens consisted of a cemented double lens in front (f/5) and a double lens with a gap in the back ...

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