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D200 and D2X output

Has anyone experience with both the Nikon D200 and D2X, particularly with larger print sizes? (16×20 to 17×22) How much image quailty difference is there between the two, 10MP vs 12MP? Part of why I am interested is that I have some architectural assignments coming up and correcting keystoning in Photoshop throws away pixels. And I may want to print 20X30s of new work for my gallery. (I shooting D70s now)

Thanks

by Peter Calvin at 2007-07-02 02:45:22 UTC (ed. Mar 12 2008 ) Dallas, Texas , United States | Bookmark | | Report spam→

Very little difference. In fact at the higher iso’s the D200 images look better. You might get more colour fringes on a D200 image though-easily dealt with in post processing.

by JR, (John Watts-Robertson). | 02 Jul 2007 06:07 | Northants, United Kingdom | | Report spam→
My experience with the D200 is that is does a better job than my D2X when I need to shoot in automatic white balance mode – but other than that I prefer my D2X because of it’s extended feature set. I have not seen a noticeable difference between my 2 cameras at hi-iso settings (800 and above) – as neither one is very good. If you shoot your architectural jobs in RAW you shouldn’t have any problems with the D200 when it comes to file size. It is a nice little camera for the price and will give you much better results than your D70’s.

by Jock Fistick | 02 Jul 2007 09:07 (ed. Jul 2 2007) | Brussels, Belgium | | Report spam→
Gentlemen,
Thanks for the advice.

by Peter Calvin | 02 Jul 2007 17:07 | Dallas, Texas, United States | | Report spam→
No problem Peter-nice to be called a gentleman for a change,(normally it’s something along the lines of bloodsucking leech paparazzi scum) !!

by JR, (John Watts-Robertson). | 02 Jul 2007 17:07 | Northants, United Kingdom | | Report spam→

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Peter Calvin, photographer, educator Peter Calvin
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