The Resolution Myth Debunked!

Aug 17, 2017

Safe to a assume that more resolution and pixels is better - or have we hit a limit the eye can see? DP Steve Yedlin argues that we are already at peak resolution.

Steve Yeldin ASC, is a top feature cinematographer and inventor. Before log recording was possible on tape, Steve created YEDLOG for the early Sony F900, a system for shooting LOG on linear cameras years before techniques like CineStyle came out. In this article and accompanying videos, he illustrates what different resolutions from different actually look like from a perceptual stand point. Will you be able to tell the difference between a 12K film scan and 3K Alexa image? Check out Steve's No Film School article and his two "must watch" videos.

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