Samsung’s ISOCELL 2.0 Sensor Shrinks Pixels Without Quality Loss

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HMbE1CJsEHs Samsung’s most recent sensors use what the company calls ISOCELL Plus technology, but the company has already improved on that tech with ISOCELL...

The First One-Inch Sensor for Smartphones is Coming: Report

According to a report, Sony is set to release the first one-inch sensor specifically made for use in smartphones. The new sensor, called...

Samsung Unveils New 50MP Sensor with Next-Gen Dual Pixel Autofocus

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8KILAVjM8lY Samsung has announced the next generation of its 50-megapixel sensor called ISOCELL GN2. It follows last year’s GN1 and promises significant autofocus improvements...

Nikon Unveils 1-Inch Sensor That Can Shoot 1,000 FPS in 4K

Nikon has announced the development of a 17.84 million pixel, 1-inch stacked CMOS sensor that can shoot “high-resolution images” at up to 1,000...

The First Smartphone Image Sensor With 100% PDAF Coverage Unveiled

OmniVision Technologies claims to have developed the first image sensor with 100% phase detection autofocus (PDAF) coverage designed for smartphones. The company says...

Samsung’s Sensor Tech Can Capture High and Low ISO Simultaneously

Samsung has published a video that details how its Smart-ISO Pro technology works. The company explains that unlike how traditional ISO functions, its...

The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra Has Four Cameras Including a 108MP ‘Pro Sensor’

Samsung has announced the Galaxy S21 Ultra as part of its Galaxy Unpacked event, and the phone looks like a marked improvement over...

Canon Patents a Combination High-Speed, High-Resolution Stacked Sensor

Normally sensor manufacturers have to choose between high speed and high resolution while also managing power consumption. Canon appears to be trying to...

102 MP BSI Sensor and $5,999 Price

A new rumor has popped up that claims the upcoming medium format Fujifilm GFX100S, the successor to the GFX50S, will land by the...

The First Commercially-Ready Curved CMOS Sensor Has Been Developed

While the idea of a curved CMOS sensor is not new, all companies to this point have only developed them as an in-house...

Leica SL2-S is an Action-Focused Camera: 24.6MP BSI Sensor, 25 FPS

Leica has announced the SL2-S, a 24.6-megapixel L-Mount full-frame mirrorless camera that puts more emphasis on speed and video performance than the original...

Leak Shows Samsung is Considering a 600MP Smartphone Sensor

Samsung appears to be unsatisfied with stopping with its already-announced 108-megapixel smartphone sensor, as a leaked slide from the company’s presentation on its...

Canon Appears to Have Finally Designed a Dual Pixel BSI Sensor

Canon has patented a new sensor design that mimics the design of backside-illuminated (BSI) sensors made by Sony. Mixing Dual Pixel with BSI...

How Sony’s Latest Industrial Sensor Might Have Applications in the Consumer Market

Sony recently published multiple promotional videos for its latest sensors aimed at the industrial space, and while it’s unlikely all of the features...

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Great Reads in Photography: March 7, 2021

Every Sunday, we bring together a collection of easy-reading articles from analytical to how-to to photo-features in no particular order that did not make our regular daily coverage. Enjoy! The 12 Photographs That Shaped This MoMA Curator’s Career –...

A Daguerreotype Multiple Exposure Method

In early spring 1839, Paris was abuzz with excitement in connection with a recently published letter, in which the invention of photography was confirmed by reliable sources. The world was now waiting for the French government to work...

Claudia Kinmonth, Maverick Furniture Scholar – Lost Art Press

Claudia Kinmonth is a woodworker and scholar who has focused her research and writing on the vernacular furnishings of rural Irish homes, primarily those belonging to people of little means. One ironic result is that much, though by...

Pissarro Restituted from Paris Museum Show For Sale at Sotheby’s Paris – ARTnews.com

In June 2018, a Paris appeals court ruled that American Philadelphia-based collectors Bruce and Robbi Toll must return an 1887 Camille Pissarro gouache titled La Cueillette des Pois (“Picking Peas”) to the heirs of Simon Bauer, the original French-Jewish...

Playing with Macro Photography at the Kitchen Sink

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bdS60JALqNs Here’s a quick, easy idea for something you can try in your kitchen with a macro lens. Yesterday as I was doing the dishes, the water stream hit an egg cup and bounced up in a concentrated jet,...