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[filmscanners] Re: 3 year wait

Austin writes:

> Are you claiming most real life scenes don't
> have 10 stops of density range ...

Yes, if you eliminate light sources and specular highlights, particularly
the former.

> ... or that film doesn't have 10 stops of
> density range?

Film has the range, but most scenes do not use it all.  Ten stops means a
shadow at f/1.0 next to a bright spot at f/32.  That's quite rare.

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