[Tig] new pixels

Rob Lingelbach rob
Thu Feb 14 01:06:06 GMT 2002

On Wed, Feb 13, 2002 at 07:33:36PM -0500, Robert Lovejoy wrote:
> The Times article fails to mention film's far greater latitude thus far than
> any CCD device has achieved.  I had little doubt they would get the
> resolution, but so far digital is far outperformed by film in handling
> highlights and low lights.
> I have no doubt they'll get there someday but they have a ways to go yet.

you're right about the previous CCD's, and this is what others mentioned
here, but we're thinking maybe the Foveon will measure up.  That's why
I'm interested in anyone's firsthand experience with it.  Maybe they
have "gotten there".

Rob Lingelbach                          http://www.alegria.com
Sysadm, Computer Animation Lab            rob at film.calarts.edu
California Institute of the Arts               rob at alegria.com

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