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Understanding Sensor Crop Factor and Equivalent Focal Length
Apr 18, 2021 10:58:30   #
quixdraw Loc: American Free States -- Montana
 
This is a rather dense article - if the subject interests you, IMO, worth the effort. Also has calculators built in.
https://scantips.com/lights/cropfactor.html

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Apr 18, 2021 12:11:28   #
Craigdca Loc: Pasadena, California
 
quixdraw wrote:
This is a rather dense article - if the subject interests you, IMO, worth the effort. Also has calculators built in.
https://scantips.com/lights/cropfactor.html


Good article that articulates my thinking on the FF MP minimum needed to match the 18MP spec of my crop sensor camera.

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Apr 19, 2021 14:03:36   #
clickety
 
quixdraw wrote:
This is a rather dense article - if the subject interests you, IMO, worth the effort. Also has calculators built in.
https://scantips.com/lights/cropfactor.html


Very detailed. Reading this should be a prerequisite for participating in any further discussions on this topic in this forum. It could have eliminated hundreds of pages of โ€˜blatherโ€™ over the years. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

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Apr 19, 2021 16:39:08   #
shangyrhee Loc: Nashville TN to Sacramento CA
 
quixdraw wrote:
This is a rather dense article - if the subject interests you, IMO, worth the effort. Also has calculators built in.
https://scantips.com/lights/cropfactor.html


Very useful info Thank you for sharing. Shang

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Apr 19, 2021 20:24:28   #
John from gpwmi Loc: Michigan
 
quixdraw wrote:
This is a rather dense article - if the subject interests you, IMO, worth the effort. Also has calculators built in.
https://scantips.com/lights/cropfactor.html


Thanks for the article, quixdraw. Good reference!

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Apr 20, 2021 16:02:41   #
quixdraw Loc: American Free States -- Montana
 
Glad y'all found it useful!

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Apr 23, 2021 15:07:58   #
AHK Loc: Lakewood Ranch, Fl.
 
quixdraw wrote:
This is a rather dense article - if the subject interests you, IMO, worth the effort. Also has calculators built in.
https://scantips.com/lights/cropfactor.html


Thanks for sharing. Cleared up a few mysteries.

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