#26. "RE: It's official-- Nikon has announced the D800 & D800E " In response to In response to 23
>Can someone explain "DX crop mode" to me? I've >seen this advertised with the new D4 as well. Is there some >special feature you get with these camera when you pop a DX >lens on the FX body? Or is it just the typical cropping only >now they're making it sound fancy? > >Claudia
You can set the camera to cover the area of a DX lens, giving you the same field of view, but over less of the sensor. If you put a DX lens on the camera, it does this automatically.