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Pros and Cons - FX versus DX. Why switch?

GiantTristan

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"RE: Pros and Cons - FX versus DX. Why switch?"

GiantTristan Silver Member Nikonian since 08th Jan 2006
Fri 20-Jul-12 01:35 AM

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>It's true that for any one lens, it will be wider on FX. But
>on DX you can use a Sigma 8-16mm wide angle that won't cover
>the FX frame, and it has the field of view of a 12mm lens on
>FX. There are lots of DX wide angles, so I don't see that as
>a strong argument for FX.

You are obviously correct and I have used the excellent Tokina 12-24/4 DX for many years. However, let's not compare apples and oranges - there is no comparison in terms of IQ with the FX Nikon 14-24/2.8.

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