Prime lens question

Started Oct 13, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Winder
Winder Senior Member • Posts: 1,439
Re: Prime lens question

When you say you like the look of the 50mm what do you mean?  You like working with that field of view, or you like the way it actually renders?

A 35mm will never render like a 50mm, but it will provide the same field of view at equal distance.

http://digital-photography-school.com/how-focal-length-changes-the-shape-of-the-face-in-portraiture

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