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#1 Alex Hall

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Posted 19 June 2008 - 02:05 PM

When a DP says they shot say a 2.8/4 split for example, what does that mean. It's probably very simple, I've just never heard it explained.
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#2 Mike Lary

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Posted 19 June 2008 - 02:17 PM

It means they set the aperture right between 2.8 and 4.
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#3 Stephen Williams

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Posted 19 June 2008 - 03:45 PM

It means they set the aperture right between 2.8 and 4.


Hi,

Which is 3.36 for any one who is interested, some DP's will call 3.4.

http://www.panavisio.../tblefstops.asp

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