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Monday, April 17th 2017, 7:54pm

Confirming my thinking on FOV

I want to increase base FoV, but keep my ADS FoV the same.

1.5/1.25 = 120%

2/1.25 = 160%

90*1.6 = 144

90*1.2 = 108

Since 144deg horiz. FoV is obviously impossible, I would have to settle for 108deg horiz. and move to 1.5x zoom from 1.25x.

Is my thinking correct, or am I missing something on how FoV is calculated?

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"As a youtuber shouldn't be trying to be reeling in your viewers with exciting stuff being said not your boring ass commentary for your video"

"The more you watch his vid the dumber he gets I swear he's borderline autistic look I got shot behind cover beacuase thin sheets metal are unpenetrable. Bf4 is just as quiet and tactical as bf3 random explosion in the background . Player has dissconected from chat
You started playing bf3 and never touched bfc1/2. Please do yourself a favor and shutdown your generic cod channel down"

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"Marbleduck you don't know shit lol levelcap knows more than you do you cant talk about how someone puts up garbage when you do yourself your a newcomer to YouTube acting like you know shit step up in the food chain first then you have the right to talk otherwise your just a fish trying to compete with sharks"

"Why don't we just witness "LevelCap vs MarbleDuck" One on One both on Battlefield 3 and Battlefield 4 seen as there is so much Controversy about the Two Youtubers"

"stfu cunt, BF3 was way better end of discussion"

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Monday, April 17th 2017, 11:36pm

I think you mean 90 VFOV not HFOV?

Anyway it does not affect the calculation. To change from 1.25x to 1.5 maintaining same ADS FOV, new FOV is 2*atan(tan(old FOV/2)*new magnification/old magnification). So the result is 100.39(degrees) for 1.5x, 115.99(degrees) for 2x.

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Tuesday, April 18th 2017, 5:47am

No, I really did mean horizontal FoV.

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"you obviously don't know what an argument is as there is only one person battling. Do you really fucking think I want subs? You think you can act all big and powerful just because you sit on a computer at least 6 hours a day like the probably nerdy unwanted retard you are with 4.3k subs? You think 4.3k subs is a lot? LOL you need medicine man. I don't want any subs as i just have a google account for other media and writing comments. Think twice before you act. You even said in your video you aren't that great of a player, and the comments agree you aren't. Maybe you should once again think twice before you act, stop being such an annoying, ignorant bastard that everyone wants to shut up, and god, literally, just shut up. Your voice gave me a headache :s"

"As a youtuber shouldn't be trying to be reeling in your viewers with exciting stuff being said not your boring ass commentary for your video"

"The more you watch his vid the dumber he gets I swear he's borderline autistic look I got shot behind cover beacuase thin sheets metal are unpenetrable. Bf4 is just as quiet and tactical as bf3 random explosion in the background . Player has dissconected from chat
You started playing bf3 and never touched bfc1/2. Please do yourself a favor and shutdown your generic cod channel down"

"Nice clickb8 Faggot w8ting for your shit tier video to disable comments . Fucking newfag cancer go play some cod you activisiom cock faggot"

"I don't see why he [MarbleDuck] always tries to shit on levelcap he is better and has a million more subs...and also "there isnt a best gun in she game there are guns that are better that others at different engagement distances" yes thats true and whichever is the best/most average at all of them is the "best gun""

"Marbleduck you don't know shit lol levelcap knows more than you do you cant talk about how someone puts up garbage when you do yourself your a newcomer to YouTube acting like you know shit step up in the food chain first then you have the right to talk otherwise your just a fish trying to compete with sharks"

"Why don't we just witness "LevelCap vs MarbleDuck" One on One both on Battlefield 3 and Battlefield 4 seen as there is so much Controversy about the Two Youtubers"

"stfu cunt, BF3 was way better end of discussion"

"Stfu man, you're be littleing the most looked upon Battlefield Youtuber. No one cares about you, how much of an ego you have, or quite frankly your opinion. It's a fucking game.... Does it really fucking matter? Pathetic man."

"fuck you asshole, dont talk shit about total"

"Wtf is your problem? You have no subs and he has millions, yet you pick on him like some kind of stubborn, ignorant, rude child born with a silver spoon is his mouth. It's easy to do that, for example... You said there was no background noise yet there is. You say you're a fairly good player, you're not."

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Tuesday, April 18th 2017, 11:04am

Do you mean HFOV as in the BF3 4:3 HFOV?

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Tuesday, April 18th 2017, 12:37pm

I've recently been down this same road. I ended up realising that there is a kind of 'hack' you can employ here - abusing the ADS FOV scaling. As in, turn it off, and select a scope that has the appropriate zoom level.

So, If you have 90degrees horizontal FOV (based on 16:9) your 1.25 scope is 48.44 degrees vertical
If you have 90degrees horizontal FOV (based on 4:3 aka what's in the UI) your 1.25 scope is 61.9 degrees vertical

With FOV scaling off, you can get 55 from a 1x or 45 from a 1.25, so that maaaay be useful to you... Maybe?
Edit: This whole conversation is much simpler if we speak only in terms of VFOV

This post has been edited 1 times, last edit by "CaptaPraelium" (Apr 18th 2017, 12:58pm)