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Eric Miller
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      08-22-2008, 02:54 AM
I figured that a 5D replacement was coming, not that I really care. My
5D will be with me till it falls apart.

http://www.bobatkins.com/photography...n_eos_50D.html

Eric Miller
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Bruce
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      08-22-2008, 09:08 AM
Eric Miller <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
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>I figured that a 5D replacement was coming, not that I really care. My
>5D will be with me till it falls apart.
>
>http://www.bobatkins.com/photography...n_eos_50D.html



There is no suggestion that the 50D will be full frame.

Therefore, it cannot possibly be a replacement for the 5D.

 
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Maurice Blanchard
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      08-22-2008, 01:36 PM
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> But that's talking about the entirely on-schedule 40D replacement.


the 40D is only 1 year old btw.


 
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Eric Miller
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      08-22-2008, 05:37 PM
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> Therefore, it cannot possibly be a replacement for the 5D.
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.. . . nor did I claim that it was.

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Bruce
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      08-22-2008, 08:30 PM
"Eric Miller" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:

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>> Therefore, it cannot possibly be a replacement for the 5D.
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>>

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>. . . nor did I claim that it was.



Then why did you introduce your article with:

"I figured that a 5D replacement was coming ..."?


 
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      08-22-2008, 09:59 PM
Bruce <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in news:2f0ta4lf4b9d4o3o7iu9irr8qcn67gto09@
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> There is no suggestion that the 50D will be full frame.


> Therefore, it cannot possibly be a replacement for the 5D.


Why would a camera series *ever* be expected to have a change of sensor
size? That should require the introduction of a new series. There are
advantages to all sizes of sensor.

In order to have a "reach-resolve" better than the 40D, a FF camera would
need more than 26 MP. If they ended the 1.6 crop with the 40D, and the
"replacement" had a lower pixel density, that would be a degrade, not an
upgrade, IMO.



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      08-23-2008, 02:21 AM
Bruce wrote:
> "Eric Miller" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
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>>>Therefore, it cannot possibly be a replacement for the 5D.
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>>>

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>>. . . nor did I claim that it was.

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> Then why did you introduce your article with:
>
> "I figured that a 5D replacement was coming ..."?
>
>


Perhaps a better phrasing would have been, "I expected a 5D replacement
but here's what we get instead." I guess my diction assumed the
obviousness of your statement in response.

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David Nebenzahl
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      08-23-2008, 05:55 AM
On 8/21/2008 7:54 PM Eric Miller spake thus:

> I figured that a 5D replacement was coming, not that I really care. My
> 5D will be with me till it falls apart.
>
> http://www.bobatkins.com/photography...n_eos_50D.html


This post is off-topic for this newsgroup, rec.photo.equipment.35mm,
which is concerned with film cameras that use 35mm film, not digital
cameras that look like 35mm SLRs.

Please use an appropriate newsgroup for postings on digital cameras. One
of the following groups would be a good place for such postings:

rec.photo.digital
rec.photo.digital.point+shoot
rec.photo.digital.rangefinder
rec.photo.digital.slr
rec.photo.digital.slr-systems

(Note that the list of groups available to you depends on what your ISP
or news provider carries, and may differ from this list)


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      08-23-2008, 08:03 AM

"Eric Miller" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
news:FQprk.13803$(E-Mail Removed).. .
>I figured that a 5D replacement was coming, not that I really care. My 5D
>will be with me till it falls apart.
>
> http://www.bobatkins.com/photography...n_eos_50D.html
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> Eric Miller
> www.colibrihotsauce.com


who cares


 
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      08-23-2008, 05:14 PM
On 8/23/2008 12:59 AM Alfred Molon spake thus:

> In article <48afa5ef$0$31974$(E-Mail Removed) m>, David
> Nebenzahl says...
>
>> On 8/21/2008 7:54 PM Eric Miller spake thus:
>>
>> > I figured that a 5D replacement was coming, not that I really care. My
>> > 5D will be with me till it falls apart.
>> >
>> > http://www.bobatkins.com/photography...n_eos_50D.html

>>
>> This post is off-topic for this newsgroup, rec.photo.equipment.35mm,
>> which is concerned with film cameras that use 35mm film, not digital
>> cameras that look like 35mm SLRs.

>
> The charter of rec.photo.equipment.35mm does not mention film cameras:


[snip charter]

No, because it was implicit: at the time, the vast majority of cameras
were film cameras, and 35mm was *implicitly* understood as applying to
what were once called "miniature" cameras that use 35mm film.


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will bomb the cities of Vietnam, defoliate the jungles, herd the
population into concentration camps and turn the country into a
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that. Let ME do it.'"

- Characterization (paraphrased) of the 1964 Goldwater/Johnson
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