Moon shots: X-S1 vs. GX7

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John.Laninga
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Moon shots: X-S1 vs. GX7
8 months ago

Decided I would use my GX7 with 100-300mm lens mounted to try for some blood moon shots. The GX7 was tripod mounted (albeit a rather flimsy travel tripod) and remote release. At the last minute I also grabbed my XS-1 but had to contend with hand held shots.

As it turns out, a lot of the GX7 shots did not come out too well. Mostly because it was very windy and I had to juggle settings to avoid camera shake induced blur. What did surprise me was the quality of the XS-1 being hand held, and with very cold hands as well. Shot M DR 400% RAW + JPG.

Both shots taken RAW and processed in Capture One. Interestingly, both RAW files were 19.1 MB in size. Thought the X-S1 would have been smaller (12MB vs. 16MB sensor). Some levels were adjusted, and resized for better detail. Down sized to 2048 pixels in the horizontal.

X-S1

GX7 with 100-300mm

 John.Laninga's gear list:John.Laninga's gear list
Fujifilm X-S1 Fujifilm XF1 Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 Panasonic Leica D Summilux Asph 25mm F1.4 Panasonic Lumix G Vario 100-300mm F4-5.6 OIS +2 more
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Fujifilm X-S1 Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7
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