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Huawei P20 Pro B&W Sensor Madness
Lens: 20MP B&W camera Camera: Huawei P20 Pro Photo Location: Finland 
Posted By: MJKoski, 10-18-2019, 05:54 AM

Some B&W stuff from 2019

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All of these will handle 1 meter wide printing. 20MP real B&W sensor is pure magic compared to usual camera phone bayer-mess. Topaz Gigapixel AI allows going even higher than 1m wide print.

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10-18-2019, 06:01 AM   #2
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These are wonderful images. Congrats and thanks for sharing these!
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Very Very nice shots. Well done!
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Interesting series of shots.

I do like the tonal gradations you have in them.

How are the files to work with in post-processing?

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Thanks. I have post-processed them in Snapseed and then imported them to my LR Catalog. Post-processing is limited as the BW sensor only outputs 8bit JPG files. So if extended DR is needed, then one must bracket exposures.
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Thanks for the information.

Keep up the great work!
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Very nice indeed excellent B&W work I bought my Huawei phone for the camera, very rarely use it for anything else.
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Excellent work.

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Wonderful series! Particularly like the second shot.
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Thank you. P20 Pro camera software has an interesting guide "grid" - Fibonacci Spiral. It is quite nice for staircases and similar scenes. I wonder why it does not exist in "real" cameras.
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This is good work with some powerful images there.
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Terrific series of black &white photos. Very well done.
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pure magic! especially i like 1, 6 and 8. would like to see the 1m prints
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Wow ! Really nice shots.

My phone don't have this quality
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All great shots!
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