What is lens 'character'?

Started Apr 9, 2012 | Discussions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
Senior MemberPosts: 1,588Gear list
Re: My theory at the moment is...
In reply to Riccardo Polini, Apr 13, 2012

Riccardo Polini wrote:

Increasing pixel density is equivalent to reduce grain size (and ISO) of a film emulsion. This doesn't imply that, if I use a 25 ISO film in a Nikon F5, I obtain the same pictorial results as using an Hasselblad with 100 ISO film. The picture produced by Hasselblad will have its own "character"

So true. Problem is, many people here have no background whatsoever in film photography.


 marco1974's gear list:marco1974's gear list
Fujifilm X-E1 Fujifilm XF 35mm F1.4 R Fujifilm XF 14mm F2.8 R XF 90mm
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow