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This page looks at Sony 4-shot pixel shift and its superiority over single-shot captures using crops from 120-megapixel size for ease of comparison.
The advantages of pixel shift are impressive, and go far beyond detail capture to a distinctly superior level of image quality.
RAW conversion note:
the ARQ images are 1/10 stop brighter than the single frames. They have been equalized in brightness here. That issue went away with an update to Adobe DNG Converter 15.1.1.
Example: Moots YBB
Fantastic detail from pixel shift.
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