High-contrast edge-SFR test targets produce invalid MTF results

The obsolete ISO 12233:2000 standard defines a resolution test target with a high contrast ratio, These are typically produced at the maximum dynamic range of a printer which can be anywhere from 40:1 to 80:1.  The high contrast can lead to clipping of the signal which leads to overstated invalid MTF values. Some camera manufacturers … Continue reading High-contrast edge-SFR test targets produce invalid MTF results