Tagged: medium format versus 35mm digital

Advantages of Medium Format Digital for Portrait Photography

I recently compared Mamiya DL-28 system against a 21 megapixel DSLR. I wanted to see for myself how each camera performed under identical lighting conditions with all camera parameters matched (ISO, comparative lens focal length, shutter speed and f-stop). While I expected the DL-28 to surpass the quality of the DSLR, with the megapixel difference relatively small (28 vs. 21) I wasn’t sure exactly how obvious the difference would be. Continue reading