Full Frame vs Micro 4:3

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Smaug01
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Re: What about 2x the other way?

I'm thinking that it just so happens that the presenter's examples were not well-chosen to highlight the differences.

For example, they're both shot in strong outdoor lighting, so the noise advantage of FF would not be seen. None of those shots needed particularly shallow DoF to get the desired effect, either.

I also think that he was using a pro-caliber lens on each one. A lot of users will not make that investment I wonder how they shots would have looked with consumer grade lenses? I'm thinking FF would have an advantage there as well, since less enlargement is needed to get to the final 1m print size. FF will not exaggerate any optical compromises as much.

The shots were mostly about composition, which is good. But then to draw conclusions on one format to the other, just from those four shots?

The presenter has shown that for HIS uses, MFT is just as good as FF. Maybe for a lot of us, too.

Getting back to your original points on this OP, have you decided whether you will go to MFT, FF or stick with APS-C? I bet you will stick with APS-C now.

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