Friday, July 30, 2010

In retrospect.....You don't know the world's first digital camera

This is the world's first digital camera and it was made by Kodak in 1975. This is an article that came out sometime in 2007 and 2009 but I wanted to share it because its really interesting to know that roots of digital camera. Click Read More to see Specs

  • Lens from super 8
  • Battery uses 16 nickel cadmium
  • Sensor used is 100 line black and white
  • Memory is recorded in a digital cassette tape
  • Recording time is 23 seconds to copy photo to cassette
  • It uses TV for its LCD viewfinder but has to pass through a "microcomputer", not like your iPAD, that processes the image first.

Not your typical memory card

How it works

Steve Sasson inventor of the filmless photography device

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