Most of us are choosing less Megapixels but still hounded by MegaPixel Police!

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In reply to Fish Chris, 9 months ago

Extra pixels makes every aspect of post processing more precise (at the cost of computer horsespower). Sharpening, contrast enhancement, edge detection, and noise reduction done on a larger image yields better results when eventually scaled down, as opposed to doing the same treatment on a smaller file— even if both will be reduced to the same size.

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