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E-M5 II sensor rumor

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by dpswbab, Dec 7, 2014.

  1. dpswbab

    dpswbab Mu-43 Veteran

    May 30, 2014
    M43rumors posted this info: http://www.43rumors.com/ft5-e-m5-successor-has-sensor-shift-to-create-up-to-40-megapixel-...

    Does anyone here know more about how this type of technology works? Do you need to take multiple shots, or does the camera handle all of the shifting and compilation of data in one shutter activation? Would shutter speed be restricted to 1/200 or so to allow enough light to reach the sensor for each of the shifted positions? What are the implications for flash? If this tech works 'invisibly', it could be a wonderful game-changer. Thanks.
  2. If it's anything like Hasselblad's system, then it will be automated but still require multiple full exposures, much like automated panoramas. The lighting method is fairly limited as a result.
  3. wanderenvy

    wanderenvy Mu-43 Regular

    May 11, 2012
    It's cool that Oly engineers are finding new uses for IBIS.

    It will be interesting to see how much they extend other complementary components like the shutter (electronic?) and the truepic processing pipeline. That will determine where this "hi Rez mode" can be used.
  4. dhazeghi

    dhazeghi Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Aug 6, 2010
    San Jose, CA
    Exactly, and Hasselblad's solution also does not work if anything in the frame moves between shots.
  5. Ramsey

    Ramsey Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Jan 9, 2013
    Zagreb, Croatia
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