more pixels are better!

Started Dec 14, 2008 | Discussions thread
bobn2
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Re: Are those figures for "print" or "screen"? (nt)

Graystar wrote:

thinks of IQ as an absolute and very closely related to "noise free".

It's an important part of IQ but sharpness, dynamic range, color
accuracy, etc are also very important.

I did a small (and not completely scientific) experiment a few weeks ago (can't find the lik quickly now) asking people to rate output images from several cameras for image quality. The judgement of IQ showed a stronger correlation with detail than it did with noise (admittedly for a small sample). People who want to make IQ and noise synonymous have simply got it wrong.

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