Ken Rockwell is right about DX sensors sucking! Here's why...

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Ken Rockwell is right about DX sensors sucking! Here's why...

http://kenrockwell.com/tech/half-frame.htm

I went to BH Photo Video and looks at the specs on a D300 and D700 for sensor size

Nikon DX format (23.6 x 15.8 mm) = 372.88 mm^2
FX Format (36.0 x 23.9mm) = 860.4mm^2

Thus 372.88/860.4 = 43% of the size of the FX sensor

No wonder why FX is better
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