Tamron Develops Image Sensor With 140db Dynamic Range

Tamron Develops Image Sensor With 140dB Dynamic RangeTamron Co Ltd developed an image sensor technology to take clear color images in an environment with an illuminance of 0.003lx.
Its dynamic range (sensitivity) is 140dB. It enables to take a picture in the dark even when an image sensor is irradiated with light from headlamps in an environment darker than starlight, the company said.

200,000 Flowers Create Giant Image Of Obama In Hiroshima

200,000 flowers create giant image of Obama in HiroshimaTwo hundred thousand red, white and blue salvia flowers have been used here to create a giant picture depicting U.S. President Barack Obama’s visit to Hiroshima.
“We want this picture to convey the desire for peace from Hiroshima where Obama made the historic visit,” said Tatsuya Ohata, 32, senior managing director of the Sera Yurien lily park.

Toshiba Can Simultaneously Acquire A Color Image And A Depth Map

Toshiba can simultaneously acquire a color image and a depth mapToshiba today announced the development of an imaging technique that can simultaneously acquire a color image and a depth map from a single image taken by a monocular camera. This technique achieves high-precision distance/range detection, comparable to that of a stereo camera, through the combination of a lens device and image processing.

Subaru Brand Earns Top Honors In Kelley Blue Book’s Kbb.com 2016 Brand Image Awards

Subaru brand earns top honors in Kelley blue book’s kbb.com 2016 brand image awardsKelley Blue Book, the leading provider of new and used vehicle information, today announced that Subaru of America, Inc. has won in three major categories of the 2016 Brand Image Awards including Best Overall Brand, Most Trusted Brand and Best Performance Brand. This marks the first year Subaru has won Best Overall Brand and second consecutive wins for Most Trusted Brand and Best Performance Brand.

Canon Digital Camera Uses Gyroscope, Cmos Sensor For Image Stabilization

Canon Digital Camera Uses Gyroscope, CMOS Sensor for Image StabilizationCanon Inc will release the first compact digital camera equipped with the company's new image processor, "Digic 7," in late April 2016.
There is no manufacturer's suggested retail price for the camera, "PowerShot G7 X Mark II," but, on the company's online store, it will be sold at a price of ¥77,800 (approx US$696, excluding tax, as of Feb 18, 2016).