Crop Factor, Low Light and Aperture with m4/3 lenses? Part 2

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Re: Crop Factor, Low Light and Aperture with m4/3 lenses? Part 2
In reply to Anders W, 6 months ago

Anders W wrote:

And on lens resolution, which depends on the lens and on the format, etc.

Yes. And when the pixel count is held constant, the image resolution is about the same, showing that the lenses perform on a par.

There is such thing as analyzing sensitivity, etc. How much difference a much sharper lens will give you nn an 1mp sensor? On a 12mp one, etc.? What does it tell you about the resolution of the lens on a non-existing sensor?

I will not serve as your private tutor on that, sorry. I do this for money.

Don't worry. I wouldn't think of hiring you.

You should certainly hire somebody.

Are you saying that his DOF is too shallow for you:

What I am saying is that the fast MFT primes I use (all of which somewhere between f/1.7 and f/2) get me as shallow DoF as I usually want or can accept. In other words, I have sufficient "DoF control" for my objectives and requirements and prefer the additional "FL control" I get with MFT.

Dodging the question?

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