Canon 5D Mark III modification

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So you’ve got a brand new, top spec Canon 5D Mark III. What do you do? Rip it apart, if you’re freelance filmmaker  James Miller. Seen as sacrilege to some, but it was James’ ambition to make his images as sharp as possible by removing the camera’s low-pass filters.

His before and after pictures certainly seem to yield positive results as you can see the roof tiles in more detail. However, we’d recommend that you don’t try removing your camera’s low-pass filter at home…

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Image via The Verge

Here’s a video featuring the results of the modification.

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