Ricoh CX2 Review - Test Shots – Detail and Lens Performance Review

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”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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Close to the centre of the frame the level of fine detail is very impressive.


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The CX2 produces very little wide-angle distortion, although some of that may be down to processing.


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Centre sharpness is very good, but….


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…corner sharpness is sadly lacking, although at least there’s no chromatic aberration. Again, that may be down to processing.


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