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Leonard62

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"RE: DX Lenses and Crop Factor"

Leonard62 Gold Member Awarded for excellent contributions and sharing his in-depth knowledge and experience with the community, especially of Nikkor Lenses Writer Ribbon awarded for his contributions to the Nikonians Resources articles library Nikonian since 15th Mar 2009
Tue 12-Mar-13 01:00 PM

> However,
>if a lens is labled DX, do we take the focal length at face
>value, or do we have to apply the crop factor as well?

Actually you do both. The AFS 35mm f1.8 DX lens is a 35mm lens no matter what camera you put it on. However on a DX camera body it will have the same view angle as a 52.5 mm lens on a FX body.

Len


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