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How does a modern digital camera process to jpg?

First things first: All "bits" do not store information in the same way Even if the 12 or 14 bit monochrome luminance values in a raw file were 16-bit monochrome luminance values they would ...
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How does a modern digital camera process to jpg?

Most human senses are logarithmic in that "twice as much" is the same difference to us. That applies to force (touch), sound (hearing), and light (vision). That means that perceptually the ...
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How does a modern digital camera process to jpg?

While the RAW-to-JPEG processing is a huge subject and can only be summarized as "camera can do anything", the question seem to stem from the basic assumption that there is a huge excess of ...
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Is there a way to repair corrupt raw files? (RW2 and NEF) The data seems to be there, but it is in pink and at different places

In my experience this type of damage is unfixable in RAW photos unless the entire image looks 'off'. For example I have been able to repair files like this where entire image looks distorted with NEF ...
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My iPhone 11 pro photos seem as good as my Micro 4/3 Olympus

The image quality may not be that different. You're comparing a 2014 micro four-thirds camera to a 2019 iPhone. A lot of camera sensor tech and computational imaging advances can happen in five years. ...
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My iPhone 11 pro photos seem as good as my Micro 4/3 Olympus

It's true that better phones are often "good enough" for general photography. But an interchangeable-lens camera is going to be much more versatile. For one thing, depending on the model, ...
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