Release date: Sep. 30, 2020

What Enables a Smartphone Camera to Shoot a Full Moon Clearly without Camera Shake?

Some recent smartphones come with zoom cameras featuring extraordinary magnification, allowing sharp images of the craters on a full moon to be captured from the earth. But what keeps these images, taken at night with zoom, from getting blurred by camera shake? The secret is the presence of the Camera Module Actuator (CMA) used in Optical Image Stabilization (OIS)*1.