Calibration Method Improves Scientific Research Performed with Smartphone Cameras

  • Magazine Article
  • TBMG-35163
Published September 01, 2019 by Tech Briefs Media Group in United States
  • English

Although smartphones and other consumer cameras are increasingly used for scientific applications, it's difficult to compare and combine data from different devices. A new easy-to-use standardized method makes it possible for almost anyone to calibrate these cameras without any specialized equipment, helping amateurs, science students, and professional scientists to acquire useful data with any consumer camera.