Proposing a simple shorthand for writing "35mm equivalent field of view"

Started Feb 6, 2013 | Discussions thread
dosdan Contributing Member • Posts: 534
Re: Why make it so hard? Degrees describe what is relevant to photography...

hjulenissen wrote:

With that in mind, I suggest "22 degrees field of view on a m43 sensor".

But, that's not FOV you're referring to. (FOV uses a distance value, e.g. 23m, which describes the field height/width/diagonal).

You're referring to the AOV (Angle-Of-View).

Dan

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