GIGApixel Camera To Come Soon
Researchers from Duke University and the University of Arizona have developed a camera capable of capturing 50 gigapixel images and predict it may be available to the market 5 years from now on. The Prototype camera is 2.5 feet square and 20 inches deep, 50 gigapixels which is 50,000 megapixels, when compared to a standard iPhone 4S camera of 8 megapixels and has 5 times better resolution than 20/20 human vision.
He continues: “A shared objective lens gathers light and routes it to the microcameras that surround it, just like a network computer hands out pieces to the individual work stations. Each gets a different view and works on their little piece of the problem. We arrange for some overlap, so we don’t miss anything.”
The researchers have synchronizes 98 tiny cameras in a single device produce one ginormous image and they found the barriers to overcome were less one of optics, than of computing power.
We are truly thankful to our viewers for supporting us.