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Re: U43 format - why 1/4 FF

Originally Posted by Ricoh View Post
When the U 4/3 format was conceived I wonder why Olympus and Panasonic chose 1/4 of the the 35mm FF. It would seem more logical to have chosen FF, like other Mirrorless formats, eg Sony and Leica.
I thought 4:3 was half the size of a 35 mm film frame?

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