D800 Noise

Started Apr 10, 2013 | Discussions thread
Daniel Lauring
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Re: D800 Noise
In reply to flyfish23, Apr 10, 2013

flyfish23 wrote:

I am shooting in RAW and the shots I took were in good light.  I've compared shots from my former body 5D MK II and they seem much cleaner.

Smaller pixels means noise is more visible at the pixel level.  You can also see more noise than D600 at equal ISO's.  However, when you zoom out the noise is comparable because pixel averaging reduces noise.

If you really want to see a difference between D800 and 5D MkII try pulling shadow detail.  The D800 is much, much cleaner.

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