25 Jul Is 100MP just stupid? Our Fujifilm GFX 100 review is live, and this is what we think | Digital Camera World

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So the Fujifilm GFX 100 has a 100-megapixel medium-format sensor. Who could possibly need this much resolution, and can this camera really capture detail that others can’t? How do you even test this kind of capability?

We needed to find out for our Fujifilm GFX 100 review (just posted).  On Digital Camera World we prefer to use an optical test chart. This chart includes extremely fine converging lines that eventually start to merge as the camera’s resolution runs out. Our resolution figures are based on a visual assessment of when this happens.

Unfortunately (for us), the GFX 100 has a higher resolving power even than our test chart, which maxes out at 4,000 line widths/picture height! This is normally plenty for even the best digital cameras, but not this time. So we adapted our test process using precise distance and scale measurements to allow for this increased resolution. …

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