HX5 vs HX20 Dragonfly Macro

Started Aug 22, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: HX5 vs HX20 Dragonfly Macro
In reply to Joe M Amadas, Jun 4, 2013

Joe M Amadas wrote:

while the HX5 has her macro sweet spot at 2.4 x, the HX20 can use a 4 x zoom to keep the same frame but get more distance from the object.

here are 2 original resolution lossless crops straight out of the cameras.

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Hi Joe !

I recently bought hx20 and I am a macro fan...

Can you please tell me do you take photos with 18 megapixels or 10mp ? Is it any difference at all?

In what mode do you take macros? Is it always in P mode?

What metering mode and focus do you use?

What about white balance?

What color mode are you using when taking macros?

And in the end are you boosting (sharpness,contrast...) your images in some software and how much?

SORRY if there are too many questions but your macros are amazing so I would like to hear some informations.


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