1200mm: Digital Teleconverter

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OutsideTheMatrix
OutsideTheMatrix Senior Member • Posts: 7,460
Re: Not Interpolation Re: 1200mm: Digital Teleconverter

excellent examples, Jim and exactly what I was looking for!

The planets of Mars, Jupiter and Saturn might be of more interest with x2 DTC.  I saw an image on here where you could clearly see Cassini's Division in Saturn's rings using x2 DTC on the 75-300 lens, but not without x2 DTC (or maybe just barely without it, but clearly with it.)  I think you should be able to see the Martian Ice Cap as well as the bands on Jupiter with x2 DTC also.

But a question I had was, what do you think is the best utilization of x2 DTC.....using L size 16 mp or  M size 5 mp (or 8 mp), and also does the compression rate of JPG matter for x2 DTC or does DTC do its magic before compression is done (that would be better.)

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