It becomes mainstream as soon as someone figures it out and others copy:)
Not sure how many Noirs have been sold and who is using them?
I have 4 I want to stick in drones one day.
Waiting for Compute Pi3 so I can run two cams at once and do real time NVDI and stereo 3D.
The maxmax website has got lots of info.
Got me thinking, monochrome Pi cameras with external filter wheels.
Maxmax can remove the cfa, ie the bayer pattern.
Bit more of a challenge with the tiny Pi image sensors
Got some old PS eye3 webcams I got for $2each, good practice?
I'm dancing on Rainbows.
Raspberries are not Apples or Oranges