20MP vs. 20MP - comparing my 6D vs. 70D:

Started 8 months ago | Discussions thread
Just another Canon shooter
Senior MemberPosts: 1,945Gear list
Like?
Re: Except for reach
In reply to Le Kilt, 8 months ago

Le Kilt wrote:

The crop sensors, however, can give you a big advantage when you're limited by focal length. Distant wildlife and in particular birds are where they pull ahead, when you end up cropping and magnifying so much more on a FF that you lose detail.

Not much. With really long lenses, the resolution is limited by many factors like not being able to eliminate vibrations well, higher ISO at times (longer lenses are not terribly fast), too much air between you and the subject, etc. Then a cropped FF image would not be much different than an (already cropped) image from a crop camera with possibly a lower pixel density.

 Just another Canon shooter's gear list:Just another Canon shooter's gear list
Samsung Galaxy S III
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow