FZ70 Announced. Is This Just Another Frankencamera?

Started Jul 18, 2013 | Discussions thread
MarioV
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Re: FZ70 Announced. Is This Just Another Frankencamera?
In reply to MightyMike, Jul 19, 2013

MightyMike wrote:

I just don't know why camera companies insist on cramming pixels in when they could give class leading IQ with half the megapixels. All that detail from all those extra pixels are lost anyways due to diffraction.

Because most people aren't aware of this.

These cameras are aimed at a market who see the bigger numbers and think bigger must be better.

Remember the cheap apartment store small telescopes advertising 1000x magnification?  Same thing.

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