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Any advantage to 1.2 crop mode over same crop in post p...

Arkayem

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"RE: Any advantage to 1.2 crop mode over same crop in post processing?"

Arkayem Moderator Awarded for his high level skills in flash photography Charter Member
Mon 08-Oct-12 02:13 PM

>Hi. Just trying to understand a little better. Is there any
>advantage to shooting in 1.2 crop mode over just cropping to
>that size in post processing? Thank you ...

I looked it up in the manual (not something I normally do until all else fails)!

On Page 67 of the D800 manual it says the 1.2X area is the FX Movie Movie format. So, that's the real reason for it.

I can't see any real value of the 1.2X crop for still photography.

Russ
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