Photographing a Person: A test of focal lengths

Started Apr 10, 2013 | Discussions thread
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richj20 OP Veteran Member • Posts: 3,224
Re: Photographing a Person: A test of focal lengths

forpetessake wrote:

You confirmed what traditionally was considered a good FL for people portraits 80-135mm in FF equivalent (most portrait lenses used to be 90-105mm). Below that the image becomes distorted and cartoonish, above that it becomes flat.

I'm glad it's been helpful.

- Richard

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