It's Nikon 5200 on par with full frame?

Started Feb 10, 2013 | Discussions thread
Noogy
Senior MemberPosts: 1,472Gear list
Like?
Re: It's Nikon 5200 on par with full frame?
In reply to DigitalPhilosopher, Feb 12, 2013

DigitalPhilosopher wrote:

rockjano wrote:

DigitalPhilosopher wrote:

At iso 100-200, even a compact camera will have image quality comparable to full frame...

No, absolutely not.


It was (almost) a tongue-in-cheek comment.

My point is, at base ISO, cross-system cameras will be if not identical then very close. That's certainly the case for DX vs FX

In fact, the D2x is ​better ​than the D3 at base ISO - don't take my word for it (I haven't pixel-peeped the two), but Thom Hogan suggests so, and I think he's a serious photographer.

-- hide signature --

Check my blog for reviews, tips & tutorials:
Amateur Nikon
Follow me on Twitter:
@amateurnikon

I agree with the comment that says "comparable" and I don't take it to mean that it's "better."  I have a point-and-shoot, 12MP Kodak that shoots ISO64 (under auto-ISO option) especially on bright landscape shots.  Its output is as clean and as vivid as my DSLR.  Details are not as great though.

And yes I better worry about photography, indeed.

-- hide signature --

JCC
"Photography is therapeutic."
http://www.pbase.com/joshcruzphotos

 Noogy's gear list:Noogy's gear list
Canon EOS 7D Sony Alpha NEX-5 Canon EOS 6D Canon EOS 100D Canon EF 20mm f/2.8 USM +9 more
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow