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PaintedRays

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"RE: FX vs DX"

PaintedRays Silver Member Nikonian since 25th Oct 2011
Thu 14-Mar-13 02:30 AM

I hate to hijack this thread but Jim Pierce brought up the DOF difference between FX and DX, and I've been wondering about and discussing this with a couple of friends.

We always hear about the shallow DOF from an FX sensor but a look at a DOF calculator shows a greater DOF with the FX sensor. I can only attribute this shallow field to getting closer to the focus point, to frame the scene in a like manner to a DX sensored body, considering the wider field if view.

I don't know if I've expressed myself very well, but I would appreciate hearing from all you Nikonians whom I respect so much.

www.paintedrays.com

This is a hot, active topic! FX vs DX [View all] , sirraj , Mon 11-Mar-13 10:27 AM
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