Imaging Cameras

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Rear View Safety to Attend RVIA 2016

November 30, 2016

NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2016 - Rear View Safety, the industry leader in the sales and distribution of backup camera systems, as well as a strong and dedicated road safety advocate, will attend the 2016 Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) National RV Trade Show at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, KY this week. The annual event is being held November 28th through December...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Vinden 150 EX Camera for critical pan-tilt-zoom security.

November 25, 2016

Offering IP-video output with H.264 and MJPG streams and Ethernet control, Vinden 150 EX camera provides analog video (NTSC or PAL) and 14-bit Camera link digital output. With micro-connectors or 30-pin FFC connectors, unit features total 12X zoom factor and remarkable 1.5 degree HFOV in full optical plus digital zoom. Available in 30 Hz and 9 Hz models, 640 x 480 camera provides sensitive thermal imaging using uncooled VOx microbolometer technology.

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Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Infrared Cameras feature MultiSharp focus system.

November 18, 2016

Delivering image quality of 640 x 480 resolution, Fluke Ti480 and TiX580 Infrared Cameras are used in industries, process and building inspection. Built ruggedly with pistol-grip form factor, Ti480 camera can be operated by one hand accurately. Having 240° rotating, 5.7” screen,  TiX580 camera are suitable for thermographers. Both cameras harbor SuperResolution, LaserSharp Auto Focus, Fluke IR-Fusion technology and Fluke Connect SmartView Desktop Software.

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

Inspire 2 and Phantom 4 Pro Drones enable advanced imaging.

November 17, 2016

Offering powerful imaging system, Inspire 2 and Phantom 4 Pro, come with intelligence flight modes. Inspire 2 has CineCore 2.0 image processing system that is embedded into its airframe. Product captures 5.2K video at 4.2 Gbps for Adobe CinemaDNG RAW videos and uses CINESSD storage and holds 2 Zenmuse cameras. Phantom 4 Pro captures slow-motion 4K video up to 60 fps at maximum bitrate of 100 mbps. Offering H.265 video compression, product flies at 31 mph in P mode with obstacle avoidance in effect and has 45 mph top speed in sport mode.

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Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Photometrics and QImaging's 95% QE Scientific CMOS Camera features scientific-grade back illuminated CMOS sensor.

November 14, 2016

Suitable for biomedical instrumentation manufacturers, QI400BSI Scientific CMOS camera offers a combination of extreme sensitivity, low noise and high frame rates, useful for low-light imaging. Camera acquires 41 frames per second with 16-bit images and 82fps with 12-bit images. Near-perfect QE enables collection of nearly all available light, maximizing the measurable signal from the experiment or assay while minimizing cellular photo damage.

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Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Edmund Optics and PixeLINK Announce Autofocus Lens Joint Product Interoperability

November 13, 2016

Edmund Optics line of Cx lenses utilizes PixeLINK's autofocus camera technology

November 8, 2016, Barrington, N.J. - Edmund Optics® (EO), the premier provider of optical components, has today announced a collaboration with PixeLINK®, a world leader in autofocus cameras with liquid lens technology. The collaboration enhances the capabilities of PixeLINK's autofocus USB 3.0...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

ON Semiconductor Imaging Technology Plays Integral Role in World's First Multi-Aperture Computational Camera

October 26, 2016

Space saving, power-efficient customized image sensors prove instrumental in bringing performance and functionality normally associated with DSLRs into smartphone size designs PhotoPlus New York, New York – ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON ), driving energy efficiency innovations, has drawn on its extensive expertise in image sensor technology to help support Silicon Valley start-up Light. The...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Cirtronics Installs Powerful 3D AOI Solution for Accurate Inspection Results

October 19, 2016

Duluth, GA, October 2016- Viscom is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Cirtronics for its 3D AOI. Based in Milford, NH, Cirtronics has added an S3088 ultra blue AOI system to each of their production lines in its 175,000 sq. ft. manufacturing space. The Cirtronics team conducted extensive evaluations on the S3088 ultra blue and competitive systems and found the Viscom units to...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Getac Vereto's Body Worn Camera feature built-in Bluetooth and WiFi.

October 18, 2016

Designed primarily for law enforcement, Getac Vereto’s Body Worn Camera delivers 130-degree panoramic 480p to 1080p video even in dim light. BWC is small and light weight with 12 hours of battery life and has push-buttons for operations. With flexible mounting options, camera offers storage on Veretos Cloud. IP67 and MIL-STD 810G-tested, BWC is rugged and waterproofed and can withstand extreme temperatures.
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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Radiometric Thermal Video Camera helps prevent system upsets.

October 18, 2016

Continuously capturing temperatures and thermal images in up to 6 user-defined zones, each with user-settable high/low/average standard deviation thresholds, FV-3543-2 can help detect process hot spots as well as abnormal hot and cold temperature changes in industrial processes and equipment. Detection range is -40 to +550°C, and operational range is -29 to +75°C. IP ready and PoE compliant, this camera supports automatic alarm issuance to plant control system via OPC or MODBUS/TCP.
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Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Safariland and VIEVU Introduce Industry's First Holster and Body Worn Camera Auto-Activation System

October 5, 2016

The first in a new suite of products, Safariland proprietary technology automatically activates VIEVU body worn camera ONTARIO, Calif. - The Safariland Group, a leading global provider of safety and survivability products designed for the public safety, military, professional and outdoor markets, and VIEVU, a leader in body worn video and digital evidence management, today introduces the...Read More

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

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

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, 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, 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

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Mobile Streaming News Cameras support IFB functionality.

July 11, 2016

With v1.02 firmware, GY-HM660 ProHD camcorders offer users 2 IFB channels – one for camera operator and separate feed for talent. This lets news teams communicate with studio while streaming live HD reports from field. Other features include three 12-bit CMOS image sensors and daylight-viewable, 3.5 in. LCD. For streaming reliability, these cameras offer SMPTE 2022 or Zixi FEC, automatic repeat request, and adaptive bit rate control. Integrated RTMP support allows direct connection to content distribution networks. Read More