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This image shows some image quality negatives with the Sony A7R II:
- Blue water that looks posterized.
- Unattractive orange peel noise, even with sharpening that is reduced over your author’s usual processing.
Having shot this same lake with the Leica S only a few weeks earlier and observing absolutely no effects of this kind, the image quality difference is startling.
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