Sorry guys, but it's probably not a glass prism

Started Sep 5, 2007 | Discussions thread
Henry Richardson Forum Pro • Posts: 19,803
thanks for vf explanation

Two Truths wrote:

It is 0.9x with 95% magnification.

The D300 costs over two-fifths more than the Alpha-700!

The nearest competitor to the Alpha-700 is the Canon 40D...
That is 0.95x with 95% magnification.

However; the 40D is 1.6x crop rather than 1.5x crop. That gives you
approximately the equivalent of 0.89x, which is smaller than the
Alpha-700.

Thanks for the explanation. I never knew how you were supposed to compare those vf figures from different cameras.

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