Posts in Juha Alakarhu

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Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL: focus on imaging

By Microsoft Devices Team

Employing similar technology as their more powerful siblings, the Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL have been built to help you take better To understand this further, we sat down with Juha Alakarhu, Director, Imaging Technology Development at Microsoft, to… Read more

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Lumia Imaging: Auto-focus and fixed-focus explained

By Microsoft Devices Team

With top-notch imaging technology, Microsoft's Lumia smartphones are capable of capturing the world in breathtaking Some phones come equipped with auto-focus while others have fixed But what's the difference? Let's explain, starting with the Every camera has a lens (or… Read more

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The people of 2013: best interviews

By Microsoft Devices Team

The last year has seen Nokia Conversations really take off in terms of talking to the engineers, designers and executives behind the headlines and the product To all of them – and all the third-party developers and suppliers – thank… Read more

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The camera maker and the picture taker, part two

By Microsoft Devices Team

Yesterday we published the first part of our interview between the head of imaging technologies at Nokia, Juha Alakarhu, and National Geographic photographer, Stephen Today we conclude with thoughts about the Where is photography and imaging technology likely to go… Read more

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The camera maker and the picture taker, part one

By Microsoft Devices Team

During Nokia World Abu Dhabi, Conversations brought together National Geographic photographer Stephen Alvarez and the man leading the team behind Nokia's imaging technologies, Juha Although they'd spoken previously, they'd never We spent an hour with these two imaging masterminds, each… Read more

Zoom in on Nokia PureView
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Zooming in on Nokia PureView

By Microsoft Devices Team

BARCELONA, Spain – It all started with a few glasses of beer and a napkin in a hotel Back in 2007, Eero Salmelin and Juha Alakarhu (pictured above) were on a business trip in Both guys were working with camera phones at… Read more