Normal lens for a full frame first timer: 50mm 1.4 or 35mm 1.4?

Started Apr 2, 2012 | Discussions thread
Marc S
Marc S Regular Member • Posts: 343
Re: Normal lens for a full frame first timer: 50mm 1.4 or 35mm 1.4?

The shorter focal lenght of the 35mm gives more DOF than the 50mm if the distance to the subject is the same.

jbjose wrote:

Wow, I wasn't aware of this. What particular aspect of DOF causes this?

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