Do Megapixels Matter?

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Digital cameras run the gamut when it comes to megapixels. A Megapixel is simply the resolution of a camera, but with numbers ranging anywhere from 10, 20, 50, or even more megapixels, what is the affect on image quality, and how important are megapixels really? In this video, David Flores explores how the type of work you do is the biggest deciding factor, and that bigger may not always be better. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to