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Aperture Series: Barcroft Building Rear (M240)
This scene examines 3D sharpness where much of the scene is out of focus to start; how does sharpness develop in such a scene with stopping down, and how “clean” are the out of focus areas?
Barcroft Building Rear
ACR: these settings with Camera Profile = Embedded.
Wide open total image quality is at a high level, with blurs and aberrations very well behaved and controlled, and high sharpness where in focus.
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