OT: Re: What's the weirdest thing that you've ever found inside

From: Stan Barr <stanb_at_dial.pipex.com>
Date: Sat May 29 03:06:43 2004

ard_at_p850ug1.demon.co.uk (Tony Duell) said;

> I do have a digital camera, and it's on-topic (as it's well over 10 years
> old). It's a Datacopy 300, which uses a linear (1 - dimensional) CCD
> tracked across the image plane with a leadscrew. I also have the
> interface card for it, for the PERQ of course. One day I must have a go
> at getting it all working...

I remember reading about those, or one like it, at the time.

The Apple Quicktake 100 is 10 years old now, and mine still works fine.
I wonder, what was the first digital camera on sale to the general
public - as opposed to being aimed at a commercial market?

Stan Barr  stanb_at_dial.pipex.com
The future was never like this!
Received on Sat May 29 2004 - 03:06:43 BST

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