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  • Digital Workflow and PP • A Practical Guide to Creating Superresolution Photos with Photoshop September 26, 2016
    Some here who are always craving more megapixels might be interested in this technique. Useful for some subjects.A Practical Guide to Creating Superresolution Photos with Photoshophttp://petapixel.com/2015/02/21/a-practical-guide-to-creating-superresolution-photos-with-photoshop/Statistics: Posted by bakubo — Mon Sep 26, 2016 8:50 am
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  • Sony Alpha 100-900 • Re: Will there really be an A99ii September 26, 2016
    It's here and it's a SERIOUS camera!!Statistics: Posted by CHOLLY — Mon Sep 26, 2016 6:45 am
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  • Sony Alpha 100-900 • Re: A99 11 September 26, 2016
    A99II should offer GPS via Bluetooth connection to a smartphone.The A99II utilizes the A77II body (with a few modifications) and is compatible with the A77 Vertical Grip. 79 effective cross type autofocus points will give BLAZING fast AF speeds with both SSM and screw drive lenses. 12 fps with full AF and AE is EXTREMELY […]
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  • Sony Alpha 100-900 • Re: A99 11 September 26, 2016
    Why were people so worried about the A mount? Didn't Sony update ALL of it's A mount Full Frame lenses? Or at least most of them... with new, faster, and more accurate SSM's and Nano AR coatings to go along with improved MTF performance.Why would Sony do that for a discontinued line of cameras?And think […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Long Exposures September 26, 2016
    Great series Doc. Hopefully I can get out at dusk tomorrow to take some shots.Statistics: Posted by the_hefay — Mon Sep 26, 2016 5:19 am
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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