More optics links we hope will spark your interest. Today’s batch: 5 optics related news sites you should be reading
Image Sensors World
Very high-quality blog on image sensors, including light field sensors, curated by Vladimir Koifman w/optional email digest. (Image Sensors World)
North American Lighting Industry
Edison Report emphasizes illumination / LEDs, from big (OSRAM, CREE) to new (Kickstarter efforts like LIFX). [Edison Report]
LED News & Pricing
See LEDinside for industry news and price-tables – e.g. “LED bulb street price.”
Hot R&D Topics in Optics and Photonics
Long-time fans of phys.org and its section for optics and photonics news releases, which are often one day ahead of other tech news sites.
The Briefing: Curated News
Check out Sunny Bains’s “The Briefing,” a personalizable site of high quality scientific news, including optics.
BONUS: Twitter accounts to follow
We follow: @SPIEtweets – @azooptics – @WomenInOptics – @LEDinside – @PhotonicPat – @DisplayCentral – @opticalsociety (OSA) – @matthias_us (Matthias Wagner) – @holoxica (3D) – and of course, @OFH_John & @gfavalora
Know some good ones we missed? Send us an email and we’ll credit you in a future email.
-Gregg and John