at what point does it make sense to stop obsessing over gear minutia ?

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Max Iso
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Re: at what point does it make sense to stop obsessing over gear minutia ?
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TRIODEROB wrote:

in other words how far down the rabbit hole should you chase small improvements in gear.

will it translate to much better images if you get a lens which score 7% more on a optical test ?

is it worth it to ebay gear because a new model has 60 mp - not 38 ?

these are questions that boggle the mind

For my uses not very far. There may be a feature here or there that i find fun but for the bulk of my shooting, what was offered a decade ago works just as well. Below is a camera that can be had for $100 and a lens i got for $64.

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