Re: The shape of cameras to come...
- Trausti Hraunfjord wrote:
> Laser "lenses" are already in use, for metering/scanning.Yes, of course. But we don't want to meter or scan a scene artificially
lit by a laser but to capture one lit by natural light. How should this
There might be techniques to reduce the size of lenses. Mention the
diffraction optics introduced by canon some years ago. But unless some
very new optical principle is discovered, we are constrained to lenses
that concentrate the light emitted by the real world onto a sensor -
with all their problems
- So maybe you met my father Mario Vascon somewhere in CERN, in the
accelerator in Geneve, between 70ies or 80ies....??? Depending on how
old are you!
2009/11/3 luca vascon <luca.vascon@...>:
> 2009/11/3 John Riley <johnriley@...>:
>> Not now; I did my graduate work there. I did get romantically
>> involved with an italian woman one at a NATO nuclear physics summer
>> school in the Netherlands. They are definitely different from our
>> home-grown variety (in some very good ways!)
>> John Riley
>> On Nov 3, 2009, at 2:47 AM, luca vascon wrote:
>>> Are you at Duke?!
>>> Do you know a very attractive italian friend of mine who is teaching
>>> there?! I think italian arts and architecture...
>>> It is impossible not to notice her ;-)
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> Luca Vascon.