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Microsoft's MobileFusion turns smartphones into 3D scanners

A Microsoft prototype app allows for the generation of 3D models using your smartphone.

2 months ago
Apple develops technology for advanced parallax depth rendering

A newly published Apple patent application describes a methodology for rendering 3D images on a 2D display. 

2 months ago
The MIT Modulo camera captures one-shot HDR images

Clipped highlights in digital camera images could be a thing of the past with the MIT's proposed Modulo camera.

2 months ago
Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 comes with new image signal processor

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 with a new ISP is expected to appear in new devices in 2016.

2 months ago
Samsung starts mass-production of thinner 16MP sensor with 1.0μm Pixels

Samsung's new ultra-thin image sensor allows for slimmer smartphone designs.

3 months ago
CamSwarm app may soon allow for easy capture of bullet time sequences

Researchers at Columbia University have developed an iPhone app that connects a number of iPhones to shoot a so-called bullet time sequence.

3 months ago
Apple's dual-camera technology rumored to be nearing completion

According to new reports, Apple's rumored dual camera technology for an upcoming iPhone is getting closer to becoming a reality.

4 months ago
iOS 9 code suggests improved front camera on new iPhones

The front camera in the next generation iPhones could feature an LED flash and slow motion video at 720p.

4 months ago
Samsung working on slimmer RWB camera sensors

Samsung's RWB sensor technology allows for smaller pixels and thinner camera modules.

5 months ago
Apple investigating dual-camera telephoto system

Apple apples for a patent looking into the combines use of wide-angle and telephoto lenses in mobile devices.

6 months ago
Light aims to launch 52 megapixel smartphone camera in 2016

Startup Light is aiming to launch a 52MP array camera by the end of 2016.

6 months ago
Apple buys camera-technology company LinX

The acquisition of an Israeli company could bring new imaging features to future iPhone generations.

6 months ago
Apple patents triple-sensor smartphone camera

A patent granted to Apple looks into improving smartphone image quality by using a light-splitting cube and three sensors.

7 months ago
'Nano earthquakes' could improve image sensor performance

A research team is looking into using surface acoustic waves to improve the low light performance of image sensors.

7 months ago
Pico dongle offers automatic time lapse control

Pico, described by its maker as 'a new brain for your camera', is a small orange dongle that brings automatic time lapse control to more than 300 camera models.

11 months ago
Apple aiming to use image stabilization to create high-resolution images

Apple has filed a patent for using a camera OIS and software stitching to create high-resolution images.

May 8, 2014
Eye-Fi's Mobi card will transfer directly to desktop

Beta Eye-Fi desktop receiver for Windows available now, Mac version coming soon.

Dec 12, 2013
IFA roundup: What's new in mobile photography tech

From the Note III to a camera phone with a ring flash, mobile device manufacturers are paying attention to imaging.

Sep 13, 2013
Aptina says Clarity+ technology will mean better smartphone cameras

Sensor maker discusses new Clarity+ technology which will offer improved sensitivity in both low-light and daylight situations.

Jul 16, 2013
NASA uses smartphones to snap photos of Earth

NASA sent three Nexus Ones into orbit to see if the phone cameras could match the image quality of current satellites. 

May 6, 2013
DxO tech to boost mobile imagery with better color, steadier video

DxO Labs expands its electronic image stabilization and color correction to smartphones using Qualcomm’s Snapdragon processors.

Feb 26, 2013
3D printing pen lets you build your own sculptures in thin air

The 3Doodler is now available for preorder through Kickstarter.

Feb 19, 2013
Will the next smartphones measure in ultrapixels?

Rumors of new sensor technology from HTC have us even more excited about the M7.

Feb 4, 2013
Sharp shoots ahead in the screen resolution race with 8K TV prototype

CES 2013: Sharp shows 8K TV prototype at CES

Jan 11, 2013
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