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Scientists map the 219 million stars of the visible Milky Way

A new catalogue of the visible Milky Way is the most detailed yet, charting 219 million distinct stars in the region we can see from Earth.

By September 22, 2014

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How the Hubble telescope captures the colour out of space

The Hubble can only take images in black and white. Does this mean its gorgeous full-colour photos are "fake"? Well, actually... no.

By September 8, 2014

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Hasselblad sets a price for the H5D-50c: $27,500

The transition to CMOS image sensors in professional medium-format cameras takes its second big step after Phase One's IQ250 arrived in January.

By March 3, 2014

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Hasselblad overhauls sensors with new 50-megapixel camera

A move to an image sensor made with CMOS chip manufacturing technology will mean more adaptable cameras, the medium-format camera maker promises.

By January 21, 2014

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Guide to buying a cheap camera

We don't encourage buying a camera by specs alone, but there are a few things to look for that can help keep it out of the return pile.

By December 11, 2013

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Digital camera buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a camera.

By November 27, 2013

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Camera buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a camera.

By October 4, 2013

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The 870-megapixel camera for space imaging

Your digital camera has got nothing on this model. The Hyper Suprime-Cam in Japan stands 3 metres high and weighs 3 tonnes.

By June 24, 2013

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Graphene sensor holds the key to better low-light photos

Graphene is the key to a new image sensor developed at the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore, that is 1000 times more sensitive to light than traditional models.

By May 30, 2013

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Bug-eyed! This digital camera tech gives 180-degree view

Researchers say the insect-inspired technology can provide full, 180-degree fields of view with no interpretive mistakes in image quality.

By May 2, 2013