cell phone cameras

  • Zero shutter lag camera for cell phones, says Scalado

    Mobile imaging guys Scalado say they’ve got a way to reduce shutter lag on camera phones to zero, as ridiculous as that sounds. I wrote a whole paragraph here questioning whether it was in fact shutter lag they had reduced, or the delay between the picture being captured and it being displayed. However, I just deleted it as it appears that they compare their shutter lag to DSLRs and… Read More

  • Sharp announces tiny 5-megapixel CMOS camera

    Unless that coin-looking object is actually a manhole cover on 500th Street, the new CMOS camera module on its left is pretty tiny — the world’s smallest, in fact. Ah, indeed it is, according to SlashPhone. “The camera module has a size of only 9.5 x 9.5 x 6.6mm and support auto focus for better image quality. Sharp will start sending out the sample unit next week and start… Read More