Skip to main content

Cell Phone Camera Dissection

< return="" to="" enabled="" by="" optics="" student="">
Enabled by Optics

Cell Phone Camera Dissection
By Sarah Bjornland and Trevor Ivanov, University of Rochester, The Institute of Optics, New York, USA 

Failed to load widget object.
An exception was encountered while performing the API request.

We dissembled a basic cell phone that was popular in the late '00s. The cell phone camera, while not exactly like those in smart phones today, is similar in that it contains lenses, apertures, and filters.