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US Army's A160 Hummingbird drone-copter to don 1.8 gigapixel camera

In n July 2012, the US Army will deploy 3 Boeing A160 Hummingbird drones to Afghanistan. A rotor-based aircraft capable of vertical take-offs and landings. What's more, the craft will be affixed with the DARPA-developed ARGUS-IS imaging system -- which boasts a 1.8 gigapixel camera the Army says can "track people and vehicles from altitudes above 20,000 feet." Eventually, domestic cops will employ this technology > REMEMBER TO SMILE WHEN YOU LOOK UP.

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This Massive Camera Will Capture the Entire Southern Sky

This Massive Camera Will Capture the Entire Southern Sky | The Large Synoptic Sky Survey will find countless objects and phenomena, near and far, never seen before. [Future Space Technologies: http://futuristicnews.com/category/future-space/]

engineers at duke university have developed a camera able to take photos with up to one billion pixels of resolution.

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Giga Pan Systems Epic Pro Robotic Gigapixel Camera Mount. Want it? Own it? Add it to your profile on unioncy.com #gadgtes #tech #electronics

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Gigapixel camera could screen you for cancer - http://vr-zone.com/articles/gigapixel-camera-screen-cancer/82640.html

We thought the 41 megapixels in the Nokia 808 were exorbitant, but a team of US engineers have one upped the Finns by building a one gigapixel camera that is only(!) the size of a bedside cabinet.

A Camera Made from Many Produces Gigapixel Images

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Say Penguins! Our Gigapixel camera gets up close in Antarctica

Could the Pentagon’s 1.8 Gigapixel Drone Camera Be Used for Domestic Surveillance?

Argus gigapixel persistant stare camera (small clip from nova video on my drones board).

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