Pentax Optio RZ10 Review - Test Shots – Detail and Lens Performance 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. File size 2.18MB.


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The lens captures plenty of sharp fine detail, but heavy compression and processing reduce overall quality.


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The lens produces some barrel distortion, but it is digitally corrected.


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Centre sharpness is very good, although the signs of over-sharpening are visible.


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Corner sharpness is very good, with minimal chromatic aberration.


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