Yikes! The rumored Nikon D800.

Started Oct 5, 2011 | Discussions thread
OP Great Bustard Forum Pro • Posts: 42,819
Re: Debunking the myth

x-vision wrote:

Great Bustard wrote:

Note the very first reply to the article you linked by Daniel Browning. He goes into more detail why this is wrong in the most bookmarked post in the Open Talk Forum:

... but in a subsequent comment, the same Daniel Browning concedes:

  • I had read about the conversion gain trade-off before, but now it's confirmed for me .

I guess we have to be clear about the "it" that Daniel Browning was talking about.

This is where people get confused: for ideal sensors, pixel density is irrelevant and it doesn't matter how you slice the pizza. The more, the merrier. Not so with real sensors, though.

Except, didn't I link quite a few examples from real sensors in my post above? I would refer you to Bob's post below:


but I see you responded and it didn't make an impression on you.

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