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benveniste Moderator Awarded for is high level skills in various areas, including Macro and Landscape Photography Donor Ribbon. Awarded for his generous suppport to the Fundraising Campaign 2014   Boston Area, US  Nikonian since 25th Nov 2002 Mon 15-Apr-13 10:57 PM
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"In case anyone thought the megapixel wars were ending soon"



70 megapixel FX sensor now shipping:
http://www.cmosis.com/products/standard_products/chr70m

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blw Moderator Awarded for his high level of expertise in various areas   Richmond, US  Nikonian since 18th Jun 2004 Tue 16-Apr-13 12:37 AM
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Eek. FX format, 3fps - probably limited by output device capability. A full size jpeg will probably br about 40mb!! Interestingly, it can be configured for rgb and mono capture.

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RockyIII Gold Member  Raleigh, US  Nikonian since 27th May 2006 Tue 16-Apr-13 02:40 AM
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I wish they would stop where they are on megapixels. For me, 24 is more than enough, and 36 is overkill. I can think of other improvements I would rather see.

Rocky

  

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blw Moderator Awarded for his high level of expertise in various areas   Richmond, US  Nikonian since 18th Jun 2004 Tue 16-Apr-13 02:53 PM
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We said that back when sensors were 12mp, too. (Note that I still have only 12mp cameras, not that I'd refused to use one of the new ones if I had it...)

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avm247 Moderator Awarded for high skills in documentary architecture and aviation photography Donor Ribbon. Awarded for his support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014   Rancho Cordova, US  Charter Member Tue 16-Apr-13 03:45 PM
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^^^^^ What Brian said.



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km6xz Moderator Awarded for his in-depth knowledge in various areas, including Portraits and Urban Photography   St Petersburg, RU  Nikonian since 22nd Jan 2009 Tue 16-Apr-13 04:30 AM
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I doubt it is suitable for camera use, since its DR is limited but I am sure it would be useful for some scientific work or other specialized applications.
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Jim 1957 Silver Member  Corinth, US  Nikonian since 29th Oct 2005 Tue 16-Apr-13 09:56 PM
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I look forward to every advance they make in sensor development, that said I love my New to me D3, thanks to the previous owner for taking such good care of it.

  

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