Journal: News & Comment

Wednesday, February 11, 2004
# 10:06:00 AM:

Megapixel myth

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Fazal Majid has an excellent analysis of why the number of megapixels is one of the least useful measures of the quality of photos from a digital camera.

The theoretical megapixel ratings of the Hubble Space Telescope and the recent Mars landers are very low, proving Fazal's point.


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