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Camera Sensor Size Comparison & Explanation

Do you know the difference between APS-C, Full-Frame and Micro Four Thirds? Don't worry if not as The School of Photography have put together a great explanation on camera sensor sizes they're sharing with us.

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The School of Photography has put together a really great tutorial all about camera sensors to help you get a better understanding of how sensor size can affect your photography. 

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In the above video tutorial, The School of Photography talk about full-frame, crop factors and the effects different sensor sizes have on the focal lengths of lenses. Plus, you'll be able to learn what system is right for you and why. All of this is explained visually, too, so you can actually see the effect they have on your photography. 

"Should you get Full frame or APS-C or Micro Four Thirds? What different visual effects do sensors create? Do you need different lenses? Is it worth buying one over the other? What does it all mean?!" The School of Photography. 

As well as a video tutorial, you can visit The School of Photography website where they go into detail on what a camera sensor is, why there are different sensor sizes and the pros/cons of each sensor type. 

 

APS-C CMOS Sensor

APS-C CMOS Sensor

 

When you've watched the above tutorial, you should also take a look at the other tutorials we've shared from The School of Photography which include:

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