Larger sensor than 24x36 would be nice.

Started Sep 18, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: Really wrong way to save money
In reply to just Tony, Sep 20, 2012

6 sides would have the least waste, but then you would lose the proper 24mmx36mm crop everyone expects.

The 8 sided would need to keep the 24mmx36mm in both landscape and portrait crops. This would leave a 17mm square between sensors on the wafer as waste. But this would offer the most flexibility without thinking of round sensors. This would be a cool sensor shape.

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