Question about zooms

Discussion in 'Beyond the Basics' started by photonoob, Jul 18, 2004.

  1. photonoob

    photonoob TPF Noob!

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    I see on non slrs they have a blank x zoom i was wondering like what zoom on a slr camera is equvelint to a x zoom on a non slr thanx
     
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    hobbes28 Incredible Supporting Member

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    You have to look at the mm range. e.g. 38-380 is a 10x zoom. 28-100 is a 3.5x zoom. etc.
     
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    photonoob TPF Noob!

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    Thanx a lot hobbes youve answered all my questions today
     
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    hobbes28 Incredible Supporting Member

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    You asked questions that I knew the answers for today. Seems like you're going down the same path I have already been. Always glad to help.
     

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