What does a photo taken in Menlo Park with a $44,000, 80-megapixel camera look like?

by Linda Hubbard on February 1, 2012

Mike Ross writing for SLAC Today explains how photographer Matt Beardsley ascended 30 feet in a boom-lift to take high-resolution pictures of  employees assembled to kick off SLAC’s 50th anniversary celebration last Thursday. Thanks to a special arrangement with the camera’s manufacturer, he used a $44,000, 80-megapixel Phase One IQ180, the world’s highest resolution single-shot medium-format camera. You can see how it turned out by viewing this 450-megabyte photo on the web, which features cool zoom in and out technology.

Comments are closed.

Events
HELP SUPPORT INMENLO!

Please help support InMenlo! Your contribution will help us continue to bring InMenlo to you. Click on the button below to contribute!

LuLus Taco Dilla