Canon 10mm vs 18mm for landscapes

Started May 20, 2013 | Discussions thread
TTMartin Veteran Member • Posts: 7,304
Re: Canon 10mm vs 18mm for landscapes

olsem007 wrote:

Focal Encyclopedia of Photography (4th Ed.) clearly states that variables in linear perspective are object distance and image size and to change perspective one should change object distance and/or focal length (pages 730–731) Peres M.R. (ed.) (2007). The Focal Encyclopedia of Photography, Fourth Edition, Focal Press - Elsevier, p.878. As I have already mentioned you can believe in whatever you want!

Ansel Adams - The Camera

Pg 106

'It should be clear that "wide-angle perspective" and "telephoto perspective" are imprecise terms, since perspective only relates indirectly to the actual lens focal length. True perspective depends only upon the camera-to-subject distance.' (bolding added)

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