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for his first large-scale solo exhibition in europe, leandro erlich explores and toys with one’s perception of reality. The post leandro erlich conjures optical illusions in ‘over the threshold’ exhibition at palazzo reale appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Local studio Best Practice Architecture has used punchy colours, glass bricks and dichroic glass inside an optometry store in Seattle's Leschi neighbourhood. Read more
'abstract experience' gathers three artists, each investigating modern ways in which the eye responds to visual experiences. The post danysz gallery’s latest exhibition spotlights ‘modern descendants’ of optical effects appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
as observers encircle the sculpture, images of four animal species under threat disintegrate into fragments then reassemble themselves. The post thomas medicus’ optical illusion installation made of glass shards confronts climate change appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
With a few notable exceptions, most smartphone cameras zoom either digitally or via a few optical zoom presets. That could soon change, however, as LG Innotek has announced its new Optical Telephoto Zoom Camera Module.Continue ReadingCategory: Mobile Technology, TechnologyTags: LG, smartphones, Zoom, Lenses
Engineers have set a new speed record for data transmission through a standard diameter optical fiber. By beaming 55 “modes” of signals down a single-core optical fiber, the team was able to transmit at a data rate of 1.53 petabits per second (Pbit/s).Continue ReadingCategory: Telecommunications, TechnologyTags: Data, Data Transfer, Transmission, Record, Fiber Optic, Optics, Optical, Communicatio
Earlier this year, Nikon released the Nikkor Z 400mm F2.8 TC VR S fast telephoto prime lens for its mirrorless Z system. Today, Nikon has unveiled its sibling, the Z 600mm F4 TC VR S. Much like the 400mm F2.8 lens, the new 600mm supertelephoto prime lens incorporates the latest in Nikon's optical technology and includes a built-in 1.4x teleconverter that can be enabled with the easy flick of
Physicists at the Australian National University say that optical microscopes should get a huge boost in magnification, after their discovery of a new high harmonic laser illumination technique, using a tiny cylinder 1/50th the width of a human hair.Continue ReadingCategory: ScienceTags: Optical, Microscopes, Australian National University, Laser
Fujifilm has not only announced a new X Series camera, the 40MP X-H2, the company also announced a new X series lens, the XF 56mm F1.2 R WR. While the lens has the same focal length and aperture as the XF 56mm F1.2 R, the latest version includes many new features, including weather resistance and a new optical design. The mid-telephoto lens delivers the same field of view as an 85mm lens on a f
Patients who remain in bed for long periods of time may develop pressure sores, which can in turn become potentially life-threatening chronic skin ulcers. A new sensor could help keep that from happening, however, using scattered light.Continue ReadingCategory: Medical, ScienceTags: University of South Australia, Monitoring, Bedsores, Optical sensor, Light is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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