[Bf-cycles] Ability to use f/stops small amendment required

Brecht Van Lommel brechtvanlommel at pandora.be
Thu Mar 8 21:15:39 CET 2012

I've changed the tooltip now to "F/stop ratio (lower numbers give more
depth of field, higher numbers give a sharper image)". Note that lower
F-number do indeed give more depth of field.


On Thu, Mar 8, 2012 at 1:43 AM, David Black <db4tech at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> Hi Brecht,
> Thank you kindly for adding the ability to use f/stops.  After a quick look
> at your code the line below.
> description="F/stop ratio (lower numbers equals more bokeh while higher
> numbers equals less bokeh)",
> To help prevent confusion, the term "Bokeh" refers to the quality of an out
> of focus area, depth of field (DOF) is an indication of how much is in
> focus.
> Can I suggest the following amendment...
> description="F/stop ratio (lower numbers equals less DOF while higher
> numbers equals more DOF)",
> or
> description="F/stop ratio (lower numbers equals less depth of field while
> higher numbers equals more depth of field)",
> Thank you,
> David
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