aprilhenry (aprilhenry) wrote,

Enhance! This is one trope that's gotta go

My kid is watching CSI, and they keep doing crap like this. Like blowing up a photo until they can see fireworks reflected in a hubcap, or a face reflected in sunglasses.

As TV Tropes says, "the big blocky pixels you get when you zoom in too close on a picture are the only information that the picture actually contains, and attempting to extract more detail than this is fundamentally impossible."

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