On Sat, 11 Feb 2006 04:29:26 +0000, Roy Schestowitz
>__/ [Big Bill] on Friday 10 February 2006 23:00 \__
>> On 10 Feb 2006 12:24:51 -0800, "Fritz M" <nospam@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>>>> Speaking of maximum zoom, have you already seen /this/ image?
>>>Holy Video Enhancement, Batman! I could just about count the nostril
>>>hairs on the woman taking a shower inside of the building on the far
>> It is a remarkable picture. Staggering, in fact. Who needs CCTV? We
>> just need storage facilities for the moving video.
>It takes many hours to acquire such photos if I recall correctly. This might
>be less than ideal for real-time footage...
>The following was published a few days ago:
>so you might be able to handle the data stream quickly enough some day in the
>Terabit image = 32 bits x 1,000,000,000,000 pixels = 4,000,000,000,000 bytes
>= 4 terabytes
>taking the square root, you can an idea about then vertical-horizontal
>then multiplying by 25 (frames) you get a perabyte to process every 10
>seconds. Where would you even store this thing?
Look at what's happened with hard drives. Memory. It won't be long
before this kind of data storage and retrieval is commonplace.
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