The megapixel myth
Adding more pixels to digital cameras ain’t the solution for getting better quality picures. The whole market has become a quite crazy megapixel race, and the truth is that it’s quite close to that stupid ‘digital zoom’ race that the video cameras had a couple of years ago (remember: 500 digital zoom! 1000 times digital zoom!). David Pogue over at New York Times has published a great aricle about the megapixel race. Check it out.
Breaking the Myth of Megapixels [nytimes.com]