View Single Post
Old 14th January 2014
Ian's Avatar
Ian Ian is offline
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, UK
Posts: 11,655
Thanks: 427
Thanked 2,546 Times in 1,280 Posts
Likes: 882
Liked 1,758 Times in 793 Posts
Re: E-M1 and Canon 7D RAW file comparison

Originally Posted by Daveart View Post
Hi David I have come to simular conclousions, my theory is the OMD files are more like film grain than digital noise, but interestingly I have printed a AŁ print of a iso6400 witout any noise reduction even though it showed as noise on the screen at 100% view, but the print did not show any noise pattern at all, so I came to the thought that it is not actually noise as we know it, as I see it if it dont show at 60% viewing size on the screen then it aint gonna show in print.

Of course on-screen viewing is important these days but when it comes to prints I always find that this medium is more forgiving!

Founder and editor of:
Olympus UK E-System User Group (
Four Thirds User (
Digital Photography Now (
Olympus camera, lens, and accessory hire (

NEW: My personal BLOG
Reply With Quote