Correlation between focal length, angle, and perspective.

Last Update Date : Apr 25. 2018

Focal length, which is measured in millimetres, is the distance between the middle of the lens to its focal point. It affects the angle and perspective of captured images. A short focal length translates into a wide angle, which allows you to capture a wide shot. A long focal length translates into narrow angle, which allows you to capture telephoto shots.

Short focal length

 

photo  

 

Long focal length

 

photo  

 

Look at these photos below and compare the changes.

 

photo 

 

Note:


Normally, a lens with a wide angle is suitable for shooting landscape and a lens with narrow angle is recommended for shooting sports events or portraits.

 

If you have additional questions or require further assistance, please contact Samsung Customer Contact Center

on 0800 SAMSUNG (726 786) to speak to a product support specialist.

Not finding what you're looking for? We're here to help.

Online

Twitter

Tweet us, 8am-5pm, 7 days a week.

Facebook

Comment on our page between, 8am-5pm,
7 days a week.

Live Chat

Live Chat support with a Samsung product expert

Email

We will aim to respond within 24 hours for general inquiry or technical support

Track Your Repair

Check the status of your repair with Samsung

Smart Simulator

A new way to get the answers you want.
Incredible technology with even more amazing support.
The Samsung Interactive guide is the latest and greatest way to get the support you need, when you want.

Escalation to the CEO's Office

Contact the dedicated CEO's Office for any suggestions on how Samsung can assist you better

Online Service Request

Welcome to Cyber Service

Call

0860 726 7864South Africa

24 hours a day / 7 days a week

* For any printer related enquiries please visit the HP website .

Samsung
Support Centre

Samsung Support Centres

Find out more on how you can get face-to-face support.

Smart Service

Samsung SMART SERVICE allows you to experience a whole range of services, right here at our Samsung Experience Store!

Contact Us