March 6, 2003
Sony Japan announces the world's first Blu-Ray Disc recorder. The Sony BDZ-S77 is ready for the next generation Hi-Vision television and can record 2 hours on a 12cm disc.
But, more important for the photography professionals and enthusiasts, is the fact that the next step in image storage is just around the corner. As image resolution is increasing, the 650MB CD is alreeady outgrown and the 4.7GB DVD fills up quickly. This next step: 27GB…