Canon's new camera sensor could revolutionize dynamic range

Canon EOS R10
(Image credit: Canon)

Canon has designed a brand new stacked CMOS sensor, which not only has a massive dynamic range of 148dB but also has newly developed "exposure by area" technology – enabling the camera to expose different areas independently from one another.

Now, before we all get too excited, this sensor has been designed for Canon's range of security cameras – but we can only assume that it is a matter of time before aspects of this technology trickle down to consumer cameras.

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Gareth Bevan
Reviews Editor

Gareth is a photographer based in London, working as a freelance photographer and videographer for the past several years, having the privilege to shoot for some household names. With work focusing on fashion, portrait and lifestyle content creation, he has developed a range of skills covering everything from editorial shoots to social media videos. Outside of work, he has a personal passion for travel and nature photography, with a devotion to sustainability and environmental causes.