Some dumb questions I have been wondering about

Started Mar 28, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: myth, often, misconception, and another
In reply to Joseph S Wisniewski, Mar 29, 2013

Joseph S Wisniewski wrote:

Since 99.99% of images look better as rectangles, "the most efficient way to get the best out of a lens" is with a rectangular sensor of the same aspect ratio as your final image.

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With good technique, moire is visible in about 5% of images, in my experience with cameras lacking AA filters. Whether the moire is bad enough to be a "picture killer" is another thing, but "nowhere to be seen in 99.99%" is wild hyperbole.

If I had to guess, I'd say there are probably more images that look better as squares than there are images that will produce visible moire...

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