D800 crop mode

Started Jun 24, 2014 | Discussions thread
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Terrance Vacha Contributing Member • Posts: 931
D800 crop mode

What really happens with the resolution when a FF camera is used in DX mode? Is the photo taken in FF and then down sampled to get to DX? Or are the outer pixels on the FF sensor ignored in DX mode? My guess would be the latter.

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