Nathan Chao

Lives in United States , USA, United States
Works as a writing app for android marketplace
Joined on Jun 17, 2002
About me:

Old camera collector with all the classics. First Exacta SLR from 1937, Leica IIIF with Reid F2 lens, Contax IIA, Contax SLR, Both Chrome and Black Nikon F from early 640x copies to late models. Last Canon all mech P and 7 with 0.95 lens and rare Canon 7s mint etc.

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  • The only reason I use dedicated cameras instead of phone cam are 3 reasons. 1, most important better low light grain free results with good detail 2, superwide for family indoor gathering and scenery.
  • No camera will be the best in all categories. Every even high end will have different strengths and weakness. DPreview TV with Chris Nichols points this out in every shootout of competing cameras. ...
  • Here is a link where you can download original jpegs with EXIF info. In particular, look at the photo comparisons taken at 1 LUX and notice the shutter speed used on the P30 Pro compared to the ...
  • I am not an expert on this and my conjecture may be incorrect.However my purpose for starting this thread is to find someone who can explain how the Huawei P30 Pro sensor see more than the human ...
  • From the sample gallery in DPreview, the colors are going to be satisfactory to the majority pf people taking pictures who are not professional photographers. I think the RYYB appears to perform ...
  • At my age, I don't seek or need anyones approval for my actions. My point on this thread is that RYYB seems to be a breakthrough that may see wider application. Also, I suspected that TOF is used ...
  • Apparenly, you did not look up any current tests of the P30 Pro in low light samples.Apparenly, you did not look up any current tests of the P30 Pro in low light samples.I refer to auto mode which ...
  • People on this forum misunderstand my point. I just bought my last mirrorless Fuji less than a year ago. I've been upgrading almost every 2 years in order to get better low light shots with less ...
  • Yes, I know everything you've cited since I have been following all the DPReview articles on the Huawei. I also know it takes 100% sensitivity gain to get one stop advantage. However, if you look ...
  • Created discussion thread Will new RYYB replace RGGB
    The RYYB sensor used in the Huawei P30 Pro will result in a new wave of smaller cameras that will perform as well as todays FF and large format cameras in low light situations.. FF and large format ...
  • I've been taking pictures with dedicated cameras for almost 70 years starting with a Kodak box camera. My first 35mm was an Argus C3. Then I owned Yashicas, Mirandas, Pentax, Canon and Minolta. My ...
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