Video & Image Capture

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Machine Vision Cameras retain brightness despite depth of field.

January 9, 2015

Without requiring constant movement, refocusing, or shooting multiple images from different heights/depths, RICOH Extended Depth of Field (EDoF) Camera uses specialized lens, built-in image processor, and algorithm to capture images where subjects in foreground and background stay in focus. VGA monochrome (EV-G030B1), 2M monochrome (EV-G200B1), and 2M color (EV-G200C1) models collectively offer 15–90 fps frame rates and f/1.7 to f/8.6 apertures. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Cameras and Recorders utilize HD-TVI technology.

December 22, 2014

With High Definition Transport Video Interface (HD-TVI) technology, Turbo HD Series can send uncompressed, high-resolution video over coaxial cable. Full HD cameras and DVRs offer seamless compatibility with multiple video formats, from standard definition analog to HD-TVI to megapixel IP. Supporting up to 1080p resolution at distances over 1,500 ft, HD-TVI offers benefits such as EMI immunity, absence of video delay in live viewing, and bi-directional signaling. Read More

Vision Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

Rugged IP Camera supports mission critical surveillance.

December 19, 2014

Engineered to withstand -40 to 167° F temperature range without cooling fan, Moxa VPort™ 56-2MP is tailored for long-distance remote site monitoring and harsh industrial locations. Full HD 1080p IP zoom camera can be transformed into IP positioning system with PTZ capability and 2-way audio using optional built-in fiber interface and PT scanner accessory. In addition to 3D Digital-Noise Reduction and 10x optical zoom/16x digital zoom, camera includes Sense Up ICR and image stabilizer technology. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

CMOS Image Sensor delivers 1080p HDR video for security cameras.

December 17, 2014

Supplied in 80-pin, 10 x 10 mm iBGA package, AR0230CS combines low-light capabilities with NIR performance and offers 1080p video from 1/2.7 in., 2.1 MP CMOS sensor with integrated 105 dB HDR support. Motion compensation, advanced local tone mapping, and digital lateral overflow minimize motion artifacts and enhance HDR color reproduction. Enabling capture of HD 1080p video data at 60 fps, sensor also features interleaved T1/T2 output and dual-conversion gain 3.0 µm DR-Pix™ pixel technology. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Software

Image Generator Server targets training and simulation market.

December 10, 2014

Consisting of integrated hardware and software platform with security and connectivity pre-configured and built in, Edge 7320 System drives OEMs' image generators in training and simulation market. Platform is based on ATX Q87 motherboard supporting 4th generation Intel® Core™ i7/5/3 LGA 1150 processors. Supplied in 2U, 19 in. rackmount configuration, system is equipped with diagnostics and monitoring capabilities to optimize visual system and simulator uptime. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Streaming Input Card works with DigitalMedia(TM) switchers.

November 28, 2014

With DMC-STR Streaming Input Card, Crestron DM® card-based switchers can receive H.264 video stream over IP network. Source can be IP camera, streaming server, or from DMC-STRO streaming output card in another DM switcher. Because DigitalMedia provides both point-to-point and streaming on single platform, signal can be distributed via HDMI®, HDBaseT®, or fiber. DMC-STR supports streams at resolutions up to HD 1080p, with bitrates up to 25 Mbps. Read More

Vision Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

Outdoor Wi-Fi IP Camera offers full 1080p HD streaming video.

November 26, 2014

With 2 MP, 1/2.8 in. CMOS sensor and 128° field of view, SmartCam HD Outdoor enables users to monitor wide perspective of daytime and nighttime outdoor activity via website or mobile device. Dual component design allows IP66 weather-resistant camera and lens to be placed outside while Wi-Fi module and power supply are placed inside, connected by cable. Equipped with infrared LEDs, camera provides 50 ft range in night vision mode. Built-in microSD memory card slot allows for secure video storage. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Flying 4K Camera offers midair transformation.

November 24, 2014

Designed for aerial use, Inspire 1 integrates wireless HD transmitter and comes with mobile app for both iOS and Android devices, broadcasting 1080p video at distances of 1.7 km. With touch of button, Inspire 1 takes off and transforms itself into V position, allowing pilots to capture images from any angle. Platform stabilizes itself using downward facing Optical Flow camera that uses stereoscopic image of ground to ensure it does not drift, even when flying indoors or without GPS. Read More