Live View resolution explained

It seems like just yesterday when DSLR’s did not have live view.  Now, it is a key part of many image capture workflows, and is affected by a key factor – resolution.   Let’s take a look at a typical live view session: 1) In ControlMyNikon, live view is enabled. 2) ControlMyNikon requests a live view image. 3) The body captures the image at the currently-set resolution, which in the D800 is typically 7360 x 4912. 4) The body processor applies the current white balance to the image. 5) The body