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05-19-2008, 05:36 AM   #1
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Minimum Focusing distance

From the front of the lens or from the Sensor?

I did a seach already, and after wading through about 40 posts, I decided to just ask.....

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Iam not sure about digital, but with film it was measured from the film plane so I guess it might be basicly the same for digital.
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bump this question, i would like to know too!
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I'd be pretty darned sure with my lenses it's from the sensor plane.

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MFD - From the sensor plane.
Working Distance - From the front of the lens.
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QuoteOriginally posted by egordon99 Quote
MFD - From the sensor plane.
Working Distance - From the front of the lens.
I concur.

Really, there's nothing more to it than that. Please pass the word around.
05-19-2008, 11:38 AM   #7
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Thanks

That's just what I was looking for.

Ed
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