June 17, 2011

Posted in: Cameras, Gadgets

OmegaCAM: The 268-Megapixel Camera

Called the OmegaCAM, this 268-megapixel camera “is used with a telescope on Earth to shoot photos at the European Southern Observatory.” That’s right, its “massive sensor is made up of 32 different CCD sensors and weighs in at 1700 pounds.” Video after the jump.

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