Nikon D850 Photographic Dynamic Range (PDR) at PhotonsToPhotos

Started Aug 24, 2017 | Discussions thread
OP bclaff Forum Pro • Posts: 13,795
Re: Nikon D850 Photographic Dynamic Range (PDR) at PhotonsToPhotos

bclaff wrote:

These are early estimates based on available NEF files but not NEFs taken specifically to the PDR protocol.

Remember: (e) means estimated

It does look as though high ISO performance is up slightly from the D810.
There's probably too little information on low ISO performance except to say that initial indications are that it is no worse than the D810.

Additional data is trickling in. Here's an updated chart:

Remember you can always use the link provided to see if the chart has been updated.

PDR at ISO 64 matches that for the D810.

It seems evident that as expected there is dual conversion gain somewhere between ISO 200 and ISO 500. More on that as I get more data.

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