Canon 7d-ii rumor: multi-layer sensor a'la Foveon

Started Aug 16, 2014 | Discussions thread
MOD Kendall Helmstetter Gelner Forum Pro • Posts: 20,206
A rumor for about ten years now...

l_d_allan wrote:

> New sensor technology (multi layer)

In a previous rumor, there was an article that Canon had a sensor with Foveon-like multi-lawer characteristics.

I think it would be great if Canon put big R&D $$$ into Foveon-like sensor technology, especially if high-iso improved.


We've had the same rumor for something like a decade now.

No way as the camera market shrinks rapidly the camera companies are going to pour a ton of R&D money into this.

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