Last July, Sony showed off the first images captured with its curved sensor. As with most bleeding-edge technology, the concept of a curved sensor raised both eyebrows and concerns, one of the latter being zoom capabilities of concave sensors.
But one company seems confident they’ve found a solution to adding zoom capabilities to curved sensors. Optiz, based out of Palo Alto, says they have created a variable-density sensor design that ‘enables greater sensitivity, lower module profile, superior zooming and dynamic focusing…
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