OT: Largest Digital Camera

Larry Colen lrc at red4est.com
Sun Sep 13 20:20:18 EDT 2020



> On Sep 13, 2020, at 5:04 PM, Bruce Walker <bruce.walker at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> In ten years that rez will come in one of the standard cameras in an iPhone.

lets call green light 500nm, so if I do my math right, a square sensor 60,000 photons on a side would be 30 um on a side. So, that kind of sets a bottom limit on how small that resolution sensor could be.

 
> 
> On Sun, Sep 13, 2020 at 7:50 PM Igor PDML-StR <pdmlstr at komkon.org> wrote:
>> 
>> Lightroom will probably choke on that size of the image...
>> (Unless it were installed on a supercomputer with a huge amount of RAM.
>> But those are not running Windows or even MacOS.)
>> :-)
>> 
>> 
>> Daniel J. Matyola Fri, 11 Sep 2020 06:19:22 -0700 wrote:
>> 
>> https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/camera-bound-space-telescope-takes-3200-megapixel-photos-180975758/
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