Two reasons why these cameras cost more than your T2i
Image below is a 100% crop of image above. (open image above in new window for full res.)
Is it the 5D mark 5? No, it’s a framegrab from the RED Epic-m camera that Vincent Laforet took at 96 frames per second, ISO 800. It’s 5K. That’s about 14 Megapixels.
Why? You go ahead and answer that question in the comments.
And if you’re as impressed as I am let us not forget that these cameras push the resolution, but don’t necessarily keep the quality and sharpness there as some others do.
See the detailed article by Vincent Laforet on this framegrab and the Epic-m via Vincent’s blog
And here’s another reason: HighDynamicRange Video
Come on Canon, we need an update to our cameras already.