Cameras & Imaging Equipment

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Glad Tidings Church Recovers from Damaging Flood, Upgrades to Full HD Production with JVC ProHD Cameras

September 23, 2016

Selects GY-HM890 Studio Cameras and GY-HM200 as ‘Baptism Cam’ WAYNE, NJ (Sept. 20, 2016) – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced Glad Tidings Church in Lake Charles, La., has upgraded to a file-based HD production workflow centered around its new JVC GY-HM890 ProHD cameras. While the church was not impacted by last month’s historic flooding,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Live Stream Video Camera offers features for houses of worship.

September 23, 2016

Using integrated graphics and text received from mobile device, GY-HM200HW produces graphic overlays. Operator can record video with or without overlay. While built-in HD streaming engine with Wi-Fi® and 4G LTE connectivity delivers coverage directly to CDNs, live footage can also stream to decoder at cable head-end. Video-over-IP-capable camera, featuring dual XLR audio inputs, 12X zoom lens with optical image stabilizer, and 24x dynamic zoom (HD mode), supports 4K/HD/SD recording. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Hikvision Strengthens Presence in Enterprise Market

September 19, 2016

Vertical Market-Specific Solutions, Specialty Products, Cybersecurity Expertise, and Technology Partnerships Support Hikvision's Move into Enterprise Space ORLANDO, Fla. - Hikvision USA Inc., the North American leader in innovative, award-winning video surveillance products and solutions, known for its success in the SMB market, is showcasing its video surveillance solutions and services... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Fisheye Camera features 12 MP full resolution.

September 15, 2016

Combining onboard de-warping, 4K UHD resolution, H.265 compression, and WiseStream technology, Wisenet PNF-9010R/RV/RVM Fisheye Camera supports single sensor panoramic surveillance applications. Unit delivers max frame rates of 25 fps at 9 MP and 20 fps at 12 MP. Available with IP66/IK10 rating for outdoor use, camera also offers advanced IR capability with 15 m viewable distance, 120 dB true wide dynamic range, and support for people-counting, heat-mapping, and video analytics. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Hanwha Showcases High Resolution 180° Panoramic Multi-sensor Camera at ASIS 2016

September 14, 2016

Delivers Exceptional Resolution for Increased Wide Area Coverage and Situational Awareness Orlando, FL – Hanwha Techwin America is featuring a high resolution 180° panoramic multi-sensor camera launched as part of the company’s new Wisenet P Series here at ASIS 2016. The new PNM-9020V high resolution camera delivers a 180° panoramic seamless viewing experience via four integral image... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Hanwha Showcases H.265 and WiseStream Technology in Q Series Cameras at ASIS 2016

September 14, 2016

Twenty-four New Cameras with up to 4MP Resolution and Superior Compression Orlando, FL – At ASIS 2016, Hanwha Techwin America (booth #2641) is offering attendees the opportunity to get up close and personal with its new Wisenet Q Series cameras, which feature the highly-efficient H.265 codec. The 24 new Q Series models also include Hanwha’s WiseStream compression technology, which... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Video Surveillance Cameras use H.265 compression and WiseStream.

September 14, 2016

Wisenet P and Q Series cameras use H.265 compression and WiseStream technology to minimize bandwidth/storage requirements. Offering optimal wide area coverage, Wisenet P Series includes 4K UHD resolution, multi-sensor panoramic camera (bullet, dome, vandal dome, PTZ) with true WDR (120 dB) and true day/night operation as well as fisheye camera with IR capability of 15 m. Available with 2 or 4 MP resolution, Wisenet Q Series Cameras (bullet, dome, vandal) address mainstream applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Stainless Steel IP Cameras withstand challenging environments.

September 12, 2016

Supplied in IP68-rated enclosures that withstand water and chemical wash down processes, Models MZ-HD34-1 and MZ-HD34-2 enable manufacturers to monitor operations and worker activity in areas that are regularly sanitized. Both video cameras include 3X motorized zoom lens and support multiple streams and resolutions in MJPEG or H.264 codecs. Powered over Ethernet, Model MZ-HD34-1 is housed in fixed, stainless steel dome, while Model MZ-HD34-2 is housed in fixed, stainless steel bullet enclosure.
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Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Socionext to Showcase Advanced Image and Sensor Technologies for Aerial Drones at InterDrone Show in Las Vegas Sep. 7-9

August 29, 2016

Robust, Single-Chip 24GHz Radar to be Featured at Booth 105 in Demonstrations of Imaging and Radar Solutions for Drone Applications SUNNYVALE, Calif. - Socionext America Inc., a leading total solutions provider for UAVs, will demonstrate its innovative IC technologies for drone applications at the annual International Drone Conference Exhibition at Paris Hotel in Las Vegas Sep. 7-9. In... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

OnSSI and Bosch Expand Partnership with Integration of Ocularis 5 and FLEXIDOME IP Panoramic Cameras

August 25, 2016

Delivers Wider Video Coverage and Superior Image Quality Pearl River, NY – Continuing to demonstrate the highest value and performance to customers with open-platform systems, OnSSI is expanding its technology partnership with Bosch Security Systems, Inc. to enable integration between Ocularis 5 Video Management System (VMS) and the new FLEXIDOME IP panoramic cameras. “The combination... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment

Duluth Casino Completes Comprehensive System Upgrade to IP with Implementation by North American Video

August 22, 2016

Phased IP Enhancement Integrates Surveillance, Security and Access Systems Brick, NJ – A recently completed upgrade to the video surveillance and security system at the Fond-du-Luth Casino in downtown Duluth, Minnesota has provided the casino with an advanced system that is now 100% IP. Designed and implemented by North American Video (NAV), deployment of the system coincided with... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Picture Perfect: Lockheed Martin Finalizes Contract for NASA Lunar Imaging CubeSat

August 11, 2016

SkyFire's new infrared technology will help NASA enhance its knowledge of the lunar surface. DENVER - For being our familiar anchor in the night sky, the moon still holds mysteries for scientists. To illuminate the unknown, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has signed a contract with NASA to deploy SkyFire, a 6U CubeSat planned to launch to the moon in 2018 with Orion's Exploration... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

JVC Private Mesh Video Network Performs 'Beyond Expectations' for WRTV at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

August 11, 2016

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced WRTV, the ABC affiliate in Indianapolis (DMA #27) that produces 40 hours of news each week, arranged a high-profile test of the JVC Private MESH Video Network during the big race in late May at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. According to Jeff Walker, chief engineer for WRTV, the system was able to... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

Body Camera Manufacturer Posts Largest Quarter in Corporate History

August 10, 2016

WatchGuard Video sees 80 percent increase in body camera sales in second quarter of 2016 ALLEN, Texas, Aug. 4, 2016 - It has been a bittersweet time for WatchGuard Video, a privately-held U.S. manufacturer of law enforcement in-car and body-worn camera systems based near Dallas. Realizing an eighty percent year-over-year growth, the second quarter came to a close as the most successful... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Fujifilm Optical Devices to Showcase Variety of Lens Offerings at Upcoming Tab Show

August 4, 2016

Wayne, N.J., August 1, 2016 - The Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM North America announces it presence at the upcoming Texas Association of Broadcasters (TAB) Show. Taking place August 10-11 at the Renaissance Austin Hotel, this year marks TAB’s 63rd annual convention and trade show. FUJIFILM Optical Devices will exhibit in Booth #72 with some of its most recently introduced lenses. ... Read More

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

High-Speed Camera System supports production fault-finding.

August 4, 2016

With PhotoCam SpeederV2, workers can view and identify production errors on integrated 7 in. LCD remote touchscreen. System is available with 1 or 2 miniature remote camera heads that are tethered to camera control unit, providing up to 2,000 fps at full pixel resolution of 512 x 512. Speed Priority Mode enables high-frame-rate, full-resolution video capture to onboard internal memory, while Time Priority Mode supports extended duration video capture, which can be streamed to integrated SSD. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Minnesota Casino Migrates to IP Video Surveillance with Victor from Tyco Security Products

August 1, 2016

The American Dynamics’ video management platform provides the versatility and high image quality needed for one of the state’s most popular casino destinations WESTFORD,, 2016 - Tyco Security Products has announced that Fond-du-Luth Casino in Duluth, Minn., has selected its victor video management system as the core platform for its new fully-IP-based video surveillance system, which... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

JVC Demonstrates New Prohd Camera with Built-In IFB, Plus Streaming and Fiber Options at Tab 2016

August 1, 2016

WAYNE, NJ (July 26, 2016) - JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, will demonstrate its video-over-IP technologies, including the JVC Private MESH Video Network, and new studio fiber system at the Texas Association of Broadcasters 63rd Annual Convention Trade Show (Booth #56), which runs Aug. 10-11, 2016, at the Renaissance Austin Hotel in Austin. Texas. The company... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

LWIR Zoom Lenses serve OEM, surveillance imaging applications.

July 29, 2016

Operating in 8–14 µm spectral range, Tamron LWIR Zoom Lenses include 2 zoom range models (35–105 mm and 50–150 mm) available with diamond-like carbon (DLC) coatings and one zoom range model (35–105 mm) with anti-reflective (AR) coating. All models offer optimized parfocality (focus through zoom) and provide continuous, precision athermalization. Standard M34 x 0.5 mm thread mount supports use with microbolometer cameras. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Power/Energy Meter has multi-format color display.

July 20, 2016

With Ophir thermal, pyroelectric, and photodiode laser sensors, StarBright measures power, single shot energy, repetitive energy, frequency, and beam size. Handheld instrument also measures irradiance and dosage with PD300RM radiometer sensors as well as laser beam size and beam position with BeamTrack power/position/size laser sensors. Other uses include measuring instantaneous power of laser pulse and measuring total energy exposure with Photodiode sensor. Read More