Focal length 35mm equivalent, but not F-stop?

Started Jul 24, 2014 | Discussions thread
Just another Canon shooter
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Re: Focal length 35mm equivalent, but not F-stop?

Leo "Zoom" wrote:

That would cause even more confusion. Equivalent f is needed only to compare dof. But it doesn't change for exposure calculations. If equivalent f would be widely used - I'm sure, that lots of people would think, that lens is faster that it actually is.

LOL! It is listed that way exactly to make people think that it is faster (for <35mm formats).

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