Unreflective vs Mirrorless - What's the difference?

unreflective | mirrorless |


As adjectives the difference between unreflective and mirrorless

is that unreflective is not reflective; thoughtless while mirrorless is without a.

As a noun mirrorless is

(photography) a mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera, similar to a digital slr, but usually made smaller by incorporating an electronic viewfinder instead of a mirror and prism.

unreflective

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Not reflective; thoughtless
  • *1843 , '', book 2, ch. XVII, ''The beginnings
  • *:Is it not enough, at any rate, to strike the thing called ‘Fame’ into total silence for a wise man? For fools and unreflective persons, she is and will be very noisy, this ‘Fame’, and talks of her ‘immortals’ and so forth: but if you will consider it, what is she?
  • *{{quote-news, 2009, January 6, Clyde Haberman, We Know About the Mess. Please, Clean Up Carefully., New York Times citation
  • , passage=But perhaps, too, it is worth recalling where hasty, unreflective action has taken us in recent years. }}

    Derived terms

    *unreflectively *unreflectiveness

    mirrorless

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Without a .
  • (rare) Not mirrored; unreflective.
  • * 1936 , Djuna Barnes, Nightwood , Faber & Faber 2007, p. 47:
  • one would discover in her eyes, large, protruding and clear, that mirrorless look of polished metals which report not so much the object as the movement of the object.

    Noun

    (es)
  • (photography) A mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera, similar to a digital SLR, but usually made smaller by incorporating an electronic viewfinder instead of a mirror and prism.
  • Synonyms

    * compact system camera, CSC * mirrorless system camera, MSC * digital single lens mirrorless, DSLM * digital interchangeable-lens system camera * electronic viewfinder with interchangeable lens, EVIL