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Old Tuesday 9th January 2018, 23:29   #27
henry link
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Looks like Canon's AFOV spec is a calculation using the ISO method. Neither that method nor the 65 simple calculation takes distortion into account. Swaovski's spec appears to be an actual measurement of the "true" AFOV including distortion.

Without measuring it we can't know the "true" AFOV of the Canon, but since we know it has some pincushion distortion, it's reasonable to to assume a value somewhere close to the midpoint between 59.2 and 65.
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