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Does DX lense support FX DSLR camera?


Date: 15 Mar 2016   Posted By: Avi     Group: Science and Technology    Category: Technology   

Does DX lense support FX DSLR camera? If yes then is there option to change the mode to do that?
Also does using FX lenses make any difference in using FX camera rather than DX? What are the limitations of FX camera? The question is generalized considering all models.
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Author: [Anonymous]    16 Mar 2016      Member Level: Diamond     Points : 2  (Rs 2)    Voting Score: 0

You can check this article https://photographylife.com/using-nikon-dx-lenses-on-fx-cameras which is self-explanatory on DX lense support FX DSLR camera or vice-versa, for any brand.

Author: Mahesh    20 Mar 2016      Member Level: Gold     Points : 4  (Rs 4)    Voting Score: 0

FX cameras can make use of both FX and DX sensor lenses. However the DX camera can't support the FX sensor lens. The different between the two is in resolution. The DX has small sensor at 24x16mm and FX sensor at 36x24mm. If you take images with each one of them differently then you can notice the difference.

FX lenses being more supportive towards the distance and the colors, you get better quality for landscapes. However for small sensors from DX, the picture take on closer view are much better with DX lenses. The limitations are more for the DX lens because it has more noise and less light gathering. In case of FX lens you may find low noise and more light capture.

FX lenses are better for more precise resolution and better image quality. Also the DX lenses are good when you are into landscape but want closer shots with better control over light.






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