Sensors are MUCH bigger in DSLRs

by Gwilym - 5/31/13 4:49 PM

In Reply to: If your sole interest is video... by Flatworm

Just so you know, the sensors are much bigger in DSLRs per dollar, this is why people are moving to them (creative effects like short depth of field and low light shots)

25.1 by 16.7 mm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/APS-C



1/2.9-inch (less than half of the size)

http://www.sony.co.uk/pro/product/hdvcamcorders/hvr-hd1000e/overview#overview