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PostPosted: Wed Nov 09, 2011 6:04 am 
Hello,
Please help me to find a camera from canon having same sensor size as Nikon D90(23.6 x 15.8 mm). If I don't get wrong the higher the sensor size the better the image - it seems Nikon D90 is a best choice concerning investment, image quality, but is there any Canon equivalent ?
Thanks more in advance.


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 09, 2011 7:24 am 
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While it's generally true that a larger sensor can produce better image quality through larger pixels, less image noise and a wider dynamic range, the lens used will arguably show a more appreciable difference in quality when you're comparing crop-frame sensors from Canon and Nikon since the sensor sizes are very close. It may be an extreme comparison but a cheap, not so optically-sharp lens with 10x zoom used on the D90 will probably produce lower quality images than an expensive, sharp prime lens used on a 600D.

Canon's APS-C crop-frame sensors are all smaller than Nikon's own, so no, there is no Canon DSLR whose sensor is the same size as that in the D90.

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