And while that might not necessarily be something you want to celebrate if you used to work for Kodak - it certainly is something to wonder at.
Resolution isn't everything
There are other high resolution digital cinematography cameras out there: the Arri Alexa (seen recently in Skyfall) doesn't have the same resolution as 65mm film which does give some credence to the argument that resolution isn't everything but the "look" is. The new RED Dragon sensor is just around the corner (even if we're not sure which corner at the moment); but the F65 seems to be the one that directors and DOPs are going for when they want what is technically the most advanced device.
Who would have thought that the next blockbuster starring Tom Cruise would have been shot with a camcorder?
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Here's the trailer for Oblivion: