The Hubble can only take images in black and white. Does this mean its gorgeous full-colour photos are "fake"? Well, actually... no.
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.
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.
The most important things to know when shopping for a camera.
Your digital camera has got nothing on this model. The Hyper Suprime-Cam in Japan stands 3 metres high and weighs 3 tonnes.
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.
Researchers say the insect-inspired technology can provide full, 180-degree fields of view with no interpretive mistakes in image quality.
The new IQ2 line of digital backs lets photographers use Wi-Fi for remote camera control, and a black-and-white version offers sharper detail while venturing beyond the visible spectrum.
Digital photography is exploding, yet camera sales continue to slump. Here's a look at the current market and what should change.