How does this commentary relate to Canon's 7D

Started Feb 17, 2010 | Discussions thread
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Flat view
dougdiamond1
Regular MemberPosts: 301
Like?
How does this commentary relate to Canon's 7D
Feb 17, 2010

In thinking about the 7D and it's 18mp on a APS - C sensor here is a commentary that Dpreview made about the Canon 50D and it's 15mp on a C sensor.

Just wondering how this applies?
....................................

[quote]It appears that Canon has reached the limit of what is sensible, in terms of megapixels on an APS-C sensor. At a pixel density of 4.5 MP/cm² (40D: 3.1 MP/cm², 1Ds MkIII: 2.4 MP/cm²) the lens becomes the limiting factor. Even the sharpest primes at optimal apertures cannot (at least away from the center of the frame) satisfy the 15.1 megapixel sensors hunger for resolution.[ quote]
--
http://www.dougdiamondphotography.com

Stock photography by Doug Diamond at Alamy

ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Flat view
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow