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November 8, 2007

What does a CMOS Rolling shutter look like?

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I'm working on reviews of some solid state camcorders. They all present some of the worst rolling shutter effects that I've seen outside of a cell phone camera. Don't know what a rolling shutter looks like? Take a look at this post of me shaking the camera. No, the sign post wasn't bending in real life, that's distortion from the cmos process. Click to play.


Posted by at November 8, 2007 4:06 PM


e-mail me... I want to get more information on the camcorder's you are testing to kelp with this rolling shutter issue.

Posted by: IEBA at November 29, 2007 7:33 AM