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Chapter 8: Image Sensors and Resolution - Pg. 99

Chapter 8 Image Sensors and Resolution A chip is composed of rows of tiny light sensors called photosites that capture color and light and then convert them into electrical charges. Most cam- eras have millions of image sensors. A processor inside your camera analyzes and translates the elec- trical charges into digital image data. The brighter the light, the stronger the resulting charges will be. The more sensors there are, the higher the resolu-