Phase One's 50-megapixel IQ250 gives pro photographers a CMOS sensor option
Company says the investment will be handed over to its Semiconductor's Nagasaki Technology Center over a one-year period.
A new study reveals that chief marketing officers are barely clued into the volume of data from social communications and other new-school marketing techniques.
Backside-illuminated CMOS sensors can be found in everything from the Apple iPhone 4 and HTC Evo 4G to camcorders and point-and-shoots. Here's why you want one--and why you don't.
Canon has built the world's largest CMOS sensor, some 40 times bigger than full frame: about the right size for Peter Crouch
Canon has announced that it has developed the world's largest CMOS sensor, 40 times the size of the largest CMOS sensor that appears in its full-frame cameras.
There are probably some commercial applications for Canon's (relatively) huge, fast array of tiny, tiny pixels, but I'll be danged if I can come up with them.
Backlit, or backside-illuminated CMOS sensors are starting to appear on a host of digital cameras. What differentiates it from a standard CMOS sensor?
For 2010, Samsung updates its midrange H100 series with the significantly different H200 series, and rolls out backside-illuminated sensors throughout its HD products.
Sony's high-end megazoom adds a CMOS sensor, speedy burst shooting, a higher-grade lens, and a couple hundred dollars to the price.