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Old 01-22-2012   #9
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Originally Posted by rxmd View Post
The OP is a NEX user, I don't think he's too concerned with that - (moreover since focus peaking works better at large focal lengths).
Actually he IS interested in that as it was his argument to that effect (that a 135mm equivalent field of view is too long for portraiture) in another thread (and difficulties with Rangefinder coupling at that length) which led directly to him creating this poll. Please, see the thread below:

http://www.rangefinderforum.com/foru...64#post1794364

in which he stated that a 90mm lens on a 1.5x crop camera such as the NEX is far too long to be used for portraiture:

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Originally Posted by uhoh7 View Post
It's a funny discussion, since as noted, the GXR has a 1.5x crop an hence 85s and esp 90s are well beyond a portrait FOV.
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