P7700 gives poor dynamic range / brightness results?

Started Jan 25, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Sol Invictus
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Re: P770 gives poor dynamic range / brightness results?
In reply to Shotcents, Jan 26, 2013

Ok, here is the landscape shot taken with my Nikon Coolpix P7700

Nikon CoolPix P7700 lanscape shot

As you can see, although noise and detail are fine, the brightness levels are quite low. This shot was taken in Auto and Program modes and the result was the same. I tried to raise the exposure a bit (+0.30) and the highlights got burned...

Here is the same shot taken with my Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150. For some reason, the Lumix raised the ISO to 250.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150 - Landscape shot

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