Maximum magnification

Started Feb 3, 2013 | Discussions thread
Leonard Shepherd
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Re: Maximum magnification
In reply to clarnibass, Feb 3, 2013

An FX sensor is 1.5 inches long. As you worked out at 1X magnification the image is recorded at 1.5 inches long.

O.1x is one tenth life-size and the FX image is recorded as 15 inches long.

A DX sensor is 1 inch long making 1x 1 inch long and 0.1x 10 inches long.

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