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End of DX as we now know it?


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Thu 07-Jun-12 10:16 PM | edited Thu 07-Jun-12 10:17 PM by dm1dave

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3. Noise performance can only be bettered by increasing the light gathering power of the front element. Corollary here is that my 300/2.8 should do SIGNIFICANTLY better than my 70-200/2.8 because the aperture isn't a factor, merely the size of the front element. And in this case, it's more than twice the area.

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That is incorrect.

Noise performance is bettered by increasing the amount of light that reaches the sensor.

The aperture determines how much light gets to the sensor no matter how big the front element.

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