Flat lens - is this the breakthrough it seems to be?

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CFynn
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Re: Flat lens - is this the breakthrough it seems to be?
In reply to meanwhile, 11 months ago

meanwhile wrote:

Could this be the product to finally disproves the whole "you can't beat physics" argument to lenses needing to be a particular size?

https://www.seas.harvard.edu/news/2012/08/flat-lens-offers-perfect-image

"focuses telecom wavelengths without distortion" - sounds to me like the application of this is fibre-optics, not photography.

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