Archived from groups: alt.comp.periphs.dcameras (More info?
"Allan Sheely" <NO@MAIL.HERE> wrote in message
> On Sat, 15 May 2004 09:01:43 +0100, "bumbalina"
> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >Does anyone know the maximum size I could expect prints to be from a
> >D70, 6.1 Mega Pixel (i think), with maximum resolution of course.
> Depends on how picky you are. Even a 6.1MP camera won't match a 35mm
> film camera. IMO, 35mm film is only good for up to 8x10" prints,
> anything over that should be done with a medium format camera. I'm
> very picky and am talking about gallery quality prints. I would use
> your camera for up to 8x10" prints and no larger. But that's me.Then
> of course there are times you may want a grainy print and want to blow
> it up real large. You have to decide for yourself what is acceptable.
Wouldn't the real question be 'How far away you intent on standing while
viewing the photo' then?