Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2000/07/26

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Subject: Re: [Leica] digital quality
Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2000 11:33:22 +0200
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I think some points are clear:  scientific research shows that there is more
information in the silver than in the digital picture.

Other things are not that clear: Just as a result of less detail it might look
better according to personal taste. As often do to me pictures with increased
contrast, although I loose lots of detail by using paper of higher grade.


>> imx <> writes:
     >   As long as we need image quality on a A4 size, on the
     > threshold level of what the human eye can detect at normal looking
     > distances, a digital print will suffice and even impress. But that is
     > not the same as implying that the digital capture of information is in
     > the same ball game as what silver halide can record.

     > Erwin

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