Nikon d800 in DX mode and image quality

Started May 29, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Christian Wagner Senior Member • Posts: 1,547
Re: Nikon d800 in DX mode and image quality

Zlik wrote:

Alejandro Daz del Ro Fery wrote:

I did not mention the D7000 for anything.

I mean, for an image projected on a D800 sensor, if we choose all the sensor, FX, 5:4, 1.2x or DX, the parameters relating to IQ or noise are independent of the chosen area to record.

Not if you take viewing size into consideration. And if you don't, the discussion/comparison is pointless.

Are you saying that a 20x30 pixel crop out of the D800 sensor will look as good as the full frame picture?

Doesn't that depend on output medium and what you are trying to achieve?

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