• Sony Investing $9B in Image Sensors, Aims to Be Top Camera Brand by 2021

    28 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    Sony has unveiled a new three-year plan for its business segments under new CEO Kenichiro Yoshida, and it's clear that one of the company's primary goals is to dominate digital photography.
    The company, already the clear-cut leader in image sensors with a reported 50% market share , is planning to invest 1 trillion yen into mostly image sensors over the next three years as companies like Samsung and Canon have begun ramping up their own sensor businesses.
    And in a presentation given at Sony IR Day 2018 , Sony also stated that one of its mid-range initiatives over the next three years is to...
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  • RED and Lucid Unveil 8K 3D Camera for 4V Holographic Photos

    RED and Lucid Unveil 8K 3D Camera for 4V Holographic Photos

    28 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    The camera companies RED and Lucid have unveiled a new 8K 3D/4V camera that's designed to work with the RED Hydrogen One modular holographic phone.
    RED is building the high-resolution hardware for the camera while Lucid is providing the 3D Fusion Technology software that it'll use.
    The new camera will be the “first dual camera to give users full 8K video and picture capabilities converting to 4V in real-time while allowing them to shoot like professionals with dynamically adjustable lens distances for the best 3D focus and zoom,” Lucid says.
    Attaching a RED Hydrogen One phone to the camera...
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