[ale] OT: One-time use digital cameras
james at sumners.ath.cx
Sun Feb 15 21:37:57 EST 2004
That is one of the things that has disappointed me. I didn't buy it to print out
photos but I have had a couple that I wanted to print. The book says that the 2
megapixel pictures are of appropriate size for 8x11 pictures. When I take them
over to Kinko's and print them using the Sony Print Station it issues a warning
that the images will be of a low resolution. While they don't look horrible they
don't look amazing either.
Oh well, I guess I will have to wait until I can afford a real camera before
printing out too many pictures.
On Sun, 15 Feb 2004 21:18:30 -0500
Kevin Krumwiede <kjkrum at comcast.net> wrote:
> On Sun, 15 Feb 2004 11:35:15 -0500
> James Sumners <james at sumners.ath.cx> wrote:
> > *shrug* I am not photographer. I just wanted something small and
> > decent to take random photos with. I still have no clue what the lens
> > ratio is even supposed to mean.
> I'm not talking about zoom range or aperture. I'm just talking quality
> of images. If you print them out and compare them side by side, as I
> have done for my sales book (600 miles from where you probably are,
> unfortunately) you'll definitely see the difference.
> Not all Sonys are bad. The U20 and U30 just sacrifice a lot to be so
> friggin' small.
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technically interesting there. In my opinion MS is a lot better at making money
than it is at making good operating systems. -- Linus Torvalds
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