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    Default Re: type of lens, focal length and more..

    Quote Originally Posted by tester99 View Post
    well.. no harm trying new perspectives/angles or whatnots, right?
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    Default Re: type of lens, focal length and more..

    Quote Originally Posted by tester99 View Post
    well.. no harm trying new perspectives/angles or whatnots, right?
    sure, can try on your new girl friend, see what will happen lor.
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    Default Re: type of lens, focal length and more..

    Quote Originally Posted by kaixiang View Post
    Perspective depends on subject distance and NOT focal length. If you stand just as far and have unlimited resolution and crop you get the exact same thing when you crop. I used to have the same misconception.

    I hope this helps:
    http://www.earthboundlight.com/photo...al-length.html
    I think this example leaves out one scenario: Using different focal length when the subject covers the same area in the frame and the resulting change in perspective / relation to the background. Hope this link helps and explains: http://www.luminous-landscape.com/tutorials/dof2.shtml (although it's more for DOF).

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