Spectral imaging gives phones the power to capture more colors than eyes can see

(Image credit: Spectricity)

Many new products have been unveiled during CES 2024, showcasing the latest and greatest state-of-the-art consumer products, many of which are pushing the boundaries of technological advancement. One of the manufacturers doing just that is Spectricity, a company that creates spectral sensing solutions.

Spectricity has unveiled the S1, the first miniature, mobile device-ready multispectral image sensor. The new sensor will be utilized in the best cameraphones to recreate true colors by analyzing the spectral signature of an object or scene. The ability to capture accurate colors offers benefits across all areas of mobile photography however, it would make a significant impact in commercial and e-commerce photography.  

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Kalum Carter
Staff Writer

Kalum Carter is a photographer, photo editor and writer based in the UK, and for almost a decade he has worked with brands and publications to create, edit, and sequence imagery. Having recently graduated with a Master's Degree in Photography from the University of the West of England (UWE), Kalum joined Digital Camera World as a Staff Writer, covering news, reviews, and his biggest passion – photography books! 

Kalum's photography has been published and exhibited around the world, and he continues to photograph on a project-by-project basis. He is currently working on a personal project capturing the people and landscape of Gower, South Wales. Currently untitled, this body of work will be exhibited for the National Trust later this year.