OK - I have 2 stupid questions.....ready?

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OK - I have 2 stupid questions.....ready?
Feb 9, 2013

I'm going to ask the following 2 questions 'cause I'm experiencing one of my daily occurring "brain-farts."  So please bear with me and if you have to poke some fun in jest, please do remember, that I may be empirical proof that Neanderthal man may very well have mated with Buffalo....  I may post this on several forums to ensure I get a response.

OK here goes...

1.  Regarding smallish sensor sizes in enthusiast models.  I'm confused here.  Which is the larger sensor - a 1/2.3" variety or this newer 1/2" variety that Fuji is now putting in some of their enthusiast cameras?

2.  With regards to White Balance choices - if I'm in an indoor huge hall and the lighting is composed of those huge Sodium Lamps - and I want to set my WB to a preset setting, which is the closest - Tungsten or Flourescent (or others)?  OK - so you'll respond, "well, why don't you do a custom WB?"  In the event that I can't do a custom WB reading (no grey card or white sheet), what would be the safest way to go in regards to presets?

OK - I got those out of the way, so any answers would be appreciated (well, true answers that is).

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Have a great one....
Bernd (Ben) W. Herrmann
North Carolina, USA

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