looking into the future.. - thin distortion free lenses?

Started Aug 26, 2012 | Discussions thread
CFynn
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Re: looking into the future.. - thin distortion free lenses?
In reply to tkbslc, Aug 27, 2012

tkbslc wrote:

“In the future we can potentially replace all the bulk components in the majority of optical systems with just flat surfaces,” says lead author Francesco Aieta, a visiting graduate student from the Università Politecnica delle Marche in Italy. “It certainly captures the imagination.”

Maybe we will see that pocketable, full frame camera with a 24-400mm f2.8 zoom lens after all.

And cameras will then be almost a pure elecrtonic device.

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