6D vs 7D --- Image Quality (there's no comparison)

Started May 4, 2013 | Discussions thread
qianp2k
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Re: Love the lions
In reply to Mako2011, May 7, 2013

Mako2011 wrote:

qianp2k wrote:

I brought 5D3 with the same 100-400L into the zoo in the past Sunday. Compared to previous sets done from my 60D, I found 5D3 photos are sharper despite I need to crop more. FF 6D/5D3 withstands cropping much better than APS-C.

The lions stayed at far end of the rock. I have to crop around 60% but it's still sharp even I cropped to 100% that is something my 60D cannot match.

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Nice examples. Note though that 100% crops on APS-c can be had also. Depends on the camera as well.

100% APS-c crop Example:

Not bad, but not very sharp and some details are washed out from what I see to be honest.  FF cameras have much better per-pixel IQ over APS-C.

Even that small size of the photo before cropping is not that sharp. FF cameras such as 5D III is noticeably sharper, LOL

From 24mp APS-C image

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