Notes on life, art, photography and technology, by a Danish dropout bohemian.
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Thursday, May 30, 2013
Olympus OMD contrast range
Bert mentioned this image as an example of the great contrast range of the sensor in the Olympus OMD E-M5. And I admit it's a wonderful example. I'm familiar with such a subject with the setting sun mostly from the back, and the contrast is damn high, it has always been virtually impossible to get details in the shadows and keep the sky. But look at this:
After a simple, quick Levels change (on a JPG, not even RAW):