The fallacy of 35mm "equivalent focal lengths"

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OP Tony Beach Forum Pro • Posts: 11,909
Re: Even though you're right, you're actually wrong

Lee Jay wrote:

When I crop, my 35mm-equivalent FOV

Even a lens used on 35mm format can have its equivalent FOV changed. The issue then becomes how much latitude you have in doing that. Compared to my S95, my 50mm f/1.8D lens just became a 50mm-150mm equivalent lens.

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