Do You Know Your Sensor's True Dynamic Range?

Posted by Don Smith (California, United States) on 16 May 2012 in Landscape & Rural.

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There are so many tests and numbers posted on the internet these days that it can become overwhelming. Here is a simple test that you can use to determine - with your own eyes - the true dynamic capture range of your camera's sensor: Determining Your Camera's Real Dynamic Capture Range.

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Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III
1/80 second
F/16.0
ISO 200
400 mm

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