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An over fertile imagination perhaps, all about the D400...

nrothschild

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"RE: Okay Neil, let's look at the pixel level..."

nrothschild Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support Registered since 25th Jul 2004
Thu 17-May-12 04:58 AM | edited Thu 17-May-12 05:00 AM by nrothschild

Either exposure should be fine, Jim.

Let's switch gears for a second and have a reality check.

Let's assume the following two images were taken on 2 different acetate films or digital sensors. It doesn't matter which, so I'll just call it "film". I won't give you any details about the film because that is the point of this exercise. But the film sizes are to scale... both images represent what is on the film and obviously the two slices of the film I illustrate here are identical in size.

The film itself may be different sizes but that is irrelevant because in either case we may do some additional identical crop to each image and then print to the same print size.

Now... which bird will print with a higher image quallity? Put down the slide rules and java calculator applets. Just use your gut instinct.

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