This chapter briefly outlines the technological advancements in the fields of color, display, camera, and digital imaging techniques; it then demonstrates the early history along with the scientific principles involved in the pixel concept. The chapter also explains the charge-coupled device and a complementary metal oxide semiconductor, the new technologies of the latest digital cameras. It describes the transformation of the pixel from a grid-like thing to super-higher resolutions and discusses lighting technology. The chapter also discusses the concept of bitmaps and its relationship with pixel.
Keywords: charge-coupled device; metal oxide semiconductor; digital cameras; super-higher resolutions; lighting technology; bitmaps
Chapter. 1828 words.
Subjects: Media Studies
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