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This lucky shot of a dragonfly shows how good the EX-P505 is at capturing detail. You can see every facet on the insect’s wings, despite it blending into the background so well.
At the minimum sensitivity setting of 50 ISO the image is noise-free and quite sharp
At 100 ISO there is still no visible image noise and not much evidence of sharpening
A little noise and colour distortion is starting to creep in at 200 ISO, especially in the darker areas
At 400 ISO there is a good deal of image noise and some detail has been lost, but the image is still usable