General Electric E840s Digital Camera Review - Test shots – Detail and lens perfomance Review

”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 overall level of detail is pretty low for an 8.0-megapixel camera, and lacking in sharpness.


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The lens produces significant barrel distortion at wide angle, and the shutter lag makes accurate framing difficult.


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Edge sharpness is about the same as the centre…


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Centre sharpness is not good.

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