What is mFT FoV?

Started Jan 27, 2013 | Questions thread
s_grins
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Re: What is mFT FoV?
In reply to gollywop, Jan 27, 2013

gollywop wrote:

If one has, say, a 12mm lens on an mFT camera, it presumably implies some FoV. However, these days a large number of mFT lenses do software correction for lens distortions, and the image as rendered in, say, ACR is significantly different from the uncorrected version of the same image.

My question: is the 12mm FoV relevant to the FoV of the original image or the FoV of the corrected image, which is, typically, significantly smaller than that of the original?

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"is the 12mm FoV relevant to: the FoV of the original image

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the FoV of the corrected image, which is, typically, significantly smaller than that of the original?"

What do you call "original" and "corrected"?

Why do you think that corrected image is SIGNIFICANTLY SMALLER than original?

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