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#1 deepak srinivasan

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Posted 03 February 2011 - 10:10 AM

What is the minimum focal length of a zoom lens when its full wide and when its in full zoom ?
can any one answer pls
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#2 Brian Drysdale

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Posted 04 February 2011 - 04:30 AM

You need to use your real name, it's one of the forum rules.

The minimum focal length can vary from lens to lens, it also depends on the format being shot. The current minimum focal lengths seem to be for 2/3" video 4.3mm, for 35mm film it's 14mm and for Super 16 it's 6.6mm.
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#3 deepak srinivasan

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Posted 05 February 2011 - 03:22 AM

@Brian Drysdale
I Changed to my real name sir :)

i wanna know what is the minimum focal length for every brand lenses like master prime , ultra prime etc ????
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#4 Stephen Williams

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Posted 05 February 2011 - 03:47 PM

@Brian Drysdale
I Changed to my real name sir :)

i wanna know what is the minimum focal length for every brand lenses like master prime , ultra prime etc ????


Cooke, Arri & any other manufactures your interested in have web sites. Why not take a look you will have the answer in a couple of minutes.
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