Mercedes Benz test drive review of the GR V.

Started Sep 3, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: Mercedes Benz test drive review of the GR V.
In reply to SAERIN, Sep 4, 2013

Interesting review, and it's nice to see the GR get recognition and approval, but the reviewer, Marcus Bloom, was mistaken about a couple of technical aspects of the camera. Bloom writes: "Technically speaking, the heart of the Ricoh GR V is a 16-megapixel APS-C size image sensor paired with a 28mm f/2.8 fixed lens (equivalent to a 35mm lens on a full frame sensor)," but the lens is actually an 18.5mm f/2.8, equivalent to a 28mm lens on a FF camera.

He also says, "There’s a 35mm crop mode (equivalent to 50mm on a full frame camera), which allows you view and shoot at 35mm directly in camera." The GR's 35mm crop mode is not equivalent to 50mm on a FF camera; it's equivalent to 35mm on a FF camera.


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