We are indeed in a world that wants “more.” But, how much is too much. When it comes to this ridiculous battle of megapixels, I try to stay on the sidelines. I really don’t have the answers or the patience to explain why more is better.
I recently had a month to shoot with a Hasselblad H3 with a Phase One P45 (45megapixel) digital back. Basically, that last sentence translate to “badass camera with a mortgage attached to the back of it, that spits out really big files.”
I was having fun zooming in on some of the shots I got and it made me laugh, cringe and realize that i never want to be shot with this thing.
Here are a few samples…