Crop factor

Started May 5, 2012 | Discussions thread
Leonard Migliore
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In reply to BILLY 0F THE NORTH, May 5, 2012

BILLY 0F THE NORTH wrote:

Ok...let me try again. So on the 4/3 system a 300mm lens is not gonna bring the subject up to the closeness of a 600mm lens..right?

If you take a picture with a 300mm lens on a 4/3 camera, it will be framed similarly to one taken with a 600mm lens on a full-frame (24mm X 36mm) camera. That's because the 4/3 sensor is half the size of the full frame sensor.

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