More pixels?

Started 7 months ago | Discussions thread
Rservello
Senior MemberPosts: 1,140Gear list
Like?
Re: stop the pixel madness
In reply to larrywilson, 7 months ago

larrywilson wrote:

I think personally that the pixel thing is about selling cameras. My camera has more pixels than yours so it is better ugh!!!! From what I've seen the auto focus systems and frames per second need improvement over the amount of pixels that a camera has. A 24 mp sensor can produce a 16 X 24 inch print easily. Yes lots of mp's is good for cropping, but I think we depend on cropping too much these days where the subject is really too far away. Get in as right in the camera as possible without cropping 100% as I have seen a lot with the 36 mp cameras. Sharp images depend more on sharp focus than mega pixels. I've worn out cameras getting the focus adjusted right.

Larry

Agree 100%. Seems the tendency to just point the camera in the general area of the subject and crop to compose later is too prevalent. I crop sometimes to get a more pleasing composition, but it never completely changes the image. Spend more time behind the lens and less behind the computer and you don't need high mp.

-- hide signature --

https://www.flickr.com/photos/49019071@N03/
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2334596/
* Sensitive Internet User Disclaimer: All opinions are my own and are not meant to offend you or damage your precious beliefs.

 Rservello's gear list:Rservello's gear list
Nikon D600 Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D Voigtlander 58mm F1.4 Nokton SL II Rokinon 85mm F1.4 Apple Aperture +3 more
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
No.New
YesNew
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow