Never heard of the names Willard S Boyle and George E Smith before? Well, remember them now — thanks to their invention, you're able to use a digital camera today.
JVC updates its three-CCD Everio
Sharp unveils tiny CCD with big resolution
The transition to CMOS image sensors in professional medium-format cameras takes its second big step after Phase One's IQ250 arrived in January.
A move to an image sensor made with CMOS chip manufacturing technology will mean more adaptable cameras, the medium-format camera maker promises.
The camera maker's top compact megazoom gets a new lens, NFC, and full HD movie capture at 60p.
This update to one of the toughest point-and-shoots around is now ready to be mounted to your bike, helmet, or car.
Your digital camera has got nothing on this model. The Hyper Suprime-Cam in Japan stands 3 metres high and weighs 3 tonnes.
Among several other enhancements, this successor to the 645D is the first in the category to capture video as well as 51-megapixel stills.
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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.