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  • Give it Your Best Shot • The metal birds June 30, 2016
    I still think the A99 with 70-400G is one of the best telezoom/camera combinations available in terms of IQ. This pairing keeps delivering me crisp, sharp and relatively noise free images even though both are a little tired. I've had the zoom since it was launched and the zoom action is a little sticky, the […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • A bit of wildlife June 30, 2016
    I took a few shots up at the Bullers of Buchan which is on the Aberdeenshire coast just North of Aberdeen. A very noisy place at the moment but fairly decent for photography.MikeStatistics: Posted by mikeriach — Thu Jun 30, 2016 7:59 pm
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  • Off Topic • Re: Heavy heart June 30, 2016
    Cheers guys. I haven't posted images for a while so I'll have to sort some out. Problem is I rarely use my Photobucket as all my "interest" groups are now on Facebook so I can post direct.Watch out though.....MikeStatistics: Posted by mikeriach — Thu Jun 30, 2016 7:47 pm
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: ND HDR June 30, 2016
    I like the pictures. Quite 'zingy' but they definitely have a look.Statistics: Posted by Birma — Thu Jun 30, 2016 7:13 pm
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  • Effects and Art Techniques • Re: Where does post processing end and art techniques start? June 30, 2016
    .Thank you, Peter. : )Impressive final products from ordinary-looking good shots that accommodates interesting subjects. The change/transformation is remarkable.Now, back to studying your images and taking in what you wrote. I'd like you to know that all is of interest and very much appreciated. You really have your craft in your command.Thank for taking the […]
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Sony CMOS sensor background revealed

There is a white paper by Sony Semiconductor on the imaging processing which I think is in the HX1, http://www.sony.net/Products/SC-HP/cx_news/vol55/pdf/featuring55.pdf. I assume it is the IMX-032 CMOS sensor (http://www.sony.net/Products/SC-HP/cx_news/vol55/np_imx032cqr.html) mated to a CXD4109AGG image processing chip. There seem to be some interesting techniques employed, multi-plane synthesis to combine several frames for low light and HDR . . . → Read More: Sony CMOS sensor background revealed