How sharp does a D800 need to be?

Started Jan 26, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Nikon D800/d800E about pixel count blur
In reply to glo, Jan 28, 2013

The D800/800E technical guide says that the 36 megapixel sensor makes it harder to keep from blurring images.

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""At the high resolutions offered by the D800/D800E, even the slightest camera motion can result in blur"".

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uXwfxweNDro&playnext=1&list=PLQDLPryJin47vM-zJE8HP-6-DdajMPtB1&feature=results_main

The above interview is with Jim Brandengerg an National Geographic photographer who was given 4 different variations af the camera before it was finalized.  Look at 3min 50 seconds into interview.

A lot of people have said that technique is more critical on the D800,  Why, I have no idea, but  Nikon and a few really good pros think technique must be better because of pixel count.

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