What is Translucent Mirror Technology?

Single-Lens Translucent (SLT) is a Sony proprietary designation for Sony Alpha cameras which employ a pellicle mirror, electronic viewfinder, and phase-detection autofocus system. Sony recently developed a new type of camera, the Single-Lens Translucent brand, […]

sample of a hdr photo

What is HDR?

High-dynamic-range imaging (HDRI or HDR) is a set of techniques used in imaging and photography to reproduce a greater dynamic range of luminosity than possible using standard digital imaging or photographic techniques. HDR images can […]

Digital SRL 101

The very same can be real when purchasing your very first digital SLR camera. We will certainly attempt in this article to help you along with some of the lingo and show you what to look […]


What is CMOS?

An image sensor is a device that converts an optical image into an electronic signal. It is used mostly in digital cameras, camera modules and other imaging devices. A CMOS imaging chip is a type […]


What is APS-C?

Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C) is an image sensor format approximately equivalent in size to the Advanced Photo System “classic” negatives of 25.1 × 16.7 mm, an aspect ratio of 3:2. Such sensors exist in many […]

Sony Exmor CMOS Sensor

Sony Exmor APS HD CMOS

In recent years, with growing interest in small HD-resolution camcorders, there has been significant development of CMOS sensors which are low power consumption devices with high-speed image readout capabilities. In the field of security surveillance, […]