Originally Posted by checklg
Steve, thanks for this.
I keep on expecting to see larger CCDs with newer Digital SLRs, and as a result I'm a bit supprised that they've gone for 2464 x 1632. I guess it's a balance of price and speed....
And also need. It's primarily designed for press, and more speficifally sports press usage, where the end result of the photos is at relatively low resolution in magazines, or even lower resolution in newspapers, in which case the MP rating is more than sufficient, as the extra "detail" will rarely, if ever, be used.