Size comparison of FE 4/2470 on A7 vs Olympus 12-40 f2.8 on GX7

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In reply to Lab D, 5 months ago

Lab D wrote:

Maybe it is what you had on hand. FYI, The Panasonic would be a better lens to compare since it is also only 24-70mm and does not have the optics for a close up lens as the Sony doesn't either. You will find the Panasonic is smaller than the Olympus, but maybe that was not your point (since you left the hood one the Olympus).

As for understanding exposure think of lens apertures like this. A fat lady and a thin lady are laying on the beach. Who will get sun burnt faster? Answer: both will burn/tan the same despite the fat lady having 4x the skin area.

... in a technical discussion is a sign of immaturity.

Since you don't understand the technical language and insists on the analogies, here is one for you. If you have two pans under the rain and one has 4 times larger surface (representing sensors), which one collects more rain? If then you pour all that water to the same size glass (representing the same print size), water in which one will rise higher?

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