Question: How sensor size affects camera size?

Started Aug 8, 2010 | Discussions thread
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sacundim Senior Member • Posts: 1,111
Re: Question: How sensor size affects camera size?

trekkeruss wrote:

I should say that it's not quite so much a reduction in lens size, but like a M4/3 camera, the lens can sit much closer to the sensor.

It's both, actually. The fact that the lens can sit so much closer to the sensor makes it possible to design smaller wide-angle lenses.

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