Electronic view finder
United States Patent D798937

Petty, Grant (Victoria, AU)
Kidd, Simon (Victoria, AU)
Elford, Stuart (Victoria, AU)
Smith, Shannon (Victoria, AU)
Cornish, Michael (Victoria, AU)
Noble, Joel (Victoria, AU)
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Publication Date:
Filing Date:
Blackmagic Design Pty Ltd (Port Melbourne Victoria, AU)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1605
Field of Search:
D16/130, D16/200, D16/202, D16/204, D16/205, D16/208, D16/219, D16/220, D16/237
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Primary Examiner:
Kearney, Karen E.
Assistant Examiner:
Otte, John M.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Saidman DesignLaw Group, LLC

1. The ornamental design for an electronic view finder, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a rear, left, top, perspective view of an electronic view finder showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof in a partially extended position;

FIG. 3 is a rear, right, perspective view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 9 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 10 is a rear, left bottom, perspective view thereof; and,

FIG. 11 is a rear, right, bottom, perspective view thereof.

The broken lines illustrate portions of the “electronic view finder” and form no part of the claimed design.