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March 11, 2003

FireWire Cameras: Choosing A Suitable Lens

At first glance, choosing and mounting a lens on a camera seems to be an easy procedure. However, especially in case of high quality digital cameras, the influence of the lens on the image quality is usually underestimated. This is especially true for digital cameras that utilize the newest generation Sony 1/4" progressive scan CCDs. To learn more about this issue and to see sample images demonstrating the influence of lenses on image quality, please take a look at: Download white paper.

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