Phase One Industrial's CMOS-Based Aerial Camera
May 6, 2014
PHASE ONE INDUSTRIAL announced the Phase One iXU 150 — the first CMOS-based medium format aerial camera. The Phase One iXU aerial camera’s 50 MP CMOS sensor offers 8280 pixels cross- track coverage, which is 68 percent more capture area than the sensor in any full- frame 35mm DSLR. Quality captures are now possible across its full range from ISO 100 to 6400, at a capture rate of 0.8 second per frame. The Phase One iXU’s magnesium chassis is 30 percent lighter than an aluminum design, but built to be a tough workhorse, able to withstand the challenging physical conditions of aerial photography.