Where there is smoke, there must be

Discussion in 'Digital Cameras' started by George Preddy, Jan 15, 2004.

  1. George Preddy, Jan 15, 2004
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  2. George Preddy

    Crownfield Guest


    I've shot, and looked,
    at a lot of chromes, from 35mm to 8x10.

    after looking through a number of those pictures,
    you start to realize that the color rendition is off,
    whether done by sdx owners, or by the sensor.

    Canon, nikon, S2,
    all render colors more realistically.

    sort of an off brand of digital film,
    that just does not reach the mark.

    not to worry,
    yugos and kias sold too.
    Crownfield, Jan 15, 2004
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  3. George Preddy

    JPS Guest

    In message <bu6g81$ea155$-berlin.de>,
    I think that there are basically two draws to the SD9 cameras. One is
    the hype of the sensor, the theoretical promise of better color through
    3x as many samples per pixel. The other is the false sharpness of the
    images. The files themselves are sharp, but they are not sharp with
    real, accurately-placed detail. People get very used to seeing sharp
    GUI elements on their computers, and computer-generated graphics where a
    white line can run right next to a black line. Then, they see digital
    images and wonder why they can't be the same way on the monitor. Along
    comes an SD9 image, with salt pixels right next to pepper pixels, they
    get a sparkle in their eye. The perceptive ones catch on eventually
    that the detail is the detail of the medium, not of the image. The
    duller ones have brains that can't see that the detail is false, and
    continue to worship the pixellation machine.
    JPS, Jan 16, 2004
  4. ....for less than a cheap plastic 6MP DLSR.
    It's obvious that blurry interpolated images are for you.
    George Preddy, Jan 16, 2004
  5. And its obvious that looking at pictures on your monitor is for you.
    Manfred von Richthofen, Jan 16, 2004
  6. Then Bayer is fine. Simple.
    George Preddy, Jan 17, 2004
  7. Fine, do not post here if you do not wish to be corrected.
    George Preddy, Jan 18, 2004
  8. How about you don't post here George. Take your lies and go and choke on
    Manfred von Richthofen, Jan 19, 2004
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