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Samsung NV8 Digital Camera - Test shots - Detail and lens perfomance

A range of general test shots are shown over the next two pages. In some cases, the full size image has been reduced for bandwidth purposes, and a crop taken from the original full resolution image has been placed below it to show the overall image quality. Some other pictures may be clicked to view the original full-size image.

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Here's the usual detail test shot of the West Window of Exeter Cathedral, for you to compare with other cameras. See below for a full res crop, or click to see the whole picture.

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The level of detail is about average for an 8MP camera. It would have looked better on a less overcast day.

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The lens does produce some barrel distortion at wide angle.

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In this crop from the image above, centre sharpness is very good.

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The Schneider Kreuznach lens produces excellent corner sharpness.

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The same building, but at the telephoto end of the zoom range. There is no trace of pincushion distortion.

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