Do we still need a TC?

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Ian Stuart Forsyth
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Re: relative resolution lens vs. sensor
In reply to Mark Ransom, 9 months ago

Mark Ransom wrote:

Just coincidentally, I came across this which implies that we haven't reached diminishing returns in sensor resolution yet. Your assumption that the lens and sensor are approximately equal gets a good boost from this data, if anything the best lenses might still be out-resolving the sensor by some margin. If so then my question is answered.

http://www.dxomark.com/Reviews/Best-lenses-for-the-24M-Pix-Nikon-D7100-Part-I/Nikon-D7100-results-ultra-high-performance

this would interest you, using a 50mm lens on a would be 500mp FF sensor

http://www.dpreview.com/forums/post/51716149

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