How many meters gained with 300mm focal length ?

Started Nov 17, 2012 | Discussions thread
Thorbard Contributing Member • Posts: 689
Re: How many meters gained with 300mm focal length ?

Saravanan Murugesan wrote:

Here i mean for example, say if it is 100 meters, it would be the same magnification as viewed by naked eye by moving 100 meters closer to the subject.

I hope that I have conveyed by question correctly!

A 300mm lens provides 6x magnification compared to a 50mm lens.

On a standard film or "full frame" camera a 50mm lens gives similar perspective to the human eye, but at a much reduced field of view (narrower field of view).

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