The power of the powershot

Started Feb 24, 2013 | Discussions thread
jonikon Veteran Member • Posts: 6,547
Try to match this V1 landscape image with a 1/2.3 sensor! (pic)

peter42y wrote:

Over and over again I have read that small sensor cameras cannot be compared with cameras with sensors several times larger.

I will show you 2 pictures.

They were not shot at the same time but they are pictures of the same place.

One is taken with 1/2.3 sensor.

the other taken with a sensor several times larger.

Look here

http://www.dpreview.com/galleries/7331342952/albums/the-power-of-powershot

I don't know where those images came from, (no EXIF), but both of those images you provided are poor, and nothing like I get with my Nikon V1, which is better than any of the tiny 1/2.3 sensor sensor cameras I have ever used.

Posts like yours are suspect, so I challenge you to match the IQ of this scene I shot myself with a Nikon V1 with one of your own, (with EXIF included), taken with a 1/2.3 sensor camera.

(Hint: Use the loupe feature on the edges of the image to check the impressive sharpness across the frame and the street sign in the center bottom!)



Good luck!

- Jon

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