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, 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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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

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, 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, 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

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Mini High-Speed Video Cameras have 32 GB memory capacity.

June 14, 2016

In addition to offering 32 GB capacity, FASTCAM Mini AX/UX/WX are optimized for light sensitivity. Cameras provide ISO 40,000 (mono) and ISO 16,000 (color), as measured to ISO Ssat 12232 standard, with IR filter retained as per ISO 12232 (not removed to produce fictitious T values). Gigabit Ethernet interfaces facilitate viewing and analysis of slow motion video data from desktop or laptop PC, and 100 G, 10 msec, 6 axes testing ensures operation in high-G, high-shock environments. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Princeton Infrared Technologies Honored by Vision Systems Design 2016 Innovators Program

May 13, 2016

Revolutionary 1280SciCam SWIR scientific camera, with the longest integration times and highest frame rates at megapixel resolution, earns Gold Level award. Monmouth Junction, NJ – Princeton Infrared Technologies, Inc. (PIRT) (, announced today that its 1280SciCam SWIR scientific camera was recognized by the judges of the... Read More

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

Waterman Broadcasting Updates ENG Operations with JVC Prohd Cameras

May 9, 2016

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced Waterman Broadcasting, based in Fort Myers, Fla., is updating its camera fleet with 33 GY-HM890 and 11 GY-HM660 JVC ProHD cameras. The new cameras will be used for the co-located news operations of WBBH -TV (NBC) and WZVN-TV (ABC), which produce 14 hours of local news per day in Fort Myers-Naples... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Microscan Slated to Release Single Smart Camera Platform for Barcode Reading and Machine Vision Summer 2016

May 5, 2016

RENTON, WA – Microscan, a global manufacturer and pioneer of miniature devices for barcode reading and machine vision inspection, announces that it will release an all new smart camera platform this summer. These devices will redefine industrial imaging as the foundation for automated quality control and guidance tasks based on visual data and offer machine vision and barcode reading on a... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2016: CONTROP Presents New Generation T-STAMP EO/IR Miniature Payload

May 4, 2016

Ideal for small UAVs and VTOLs, the new generation T-STAMP incorporates a 180mm long focal length lens for higher-resolution image and long-distance operation AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2016, New Orleans USA, 2-5 May, 2016, Booth #465 CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd and CONTROP USA Inc – world leaders in stabilized EO/IR camera payloads – will be demonstrating the new generation T-STAMP... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Texas Tech University Selects Vision Research for High-Speed Combustion Imaging Research

May 2, 2016

Engineering students at Texas Tech University’s Whitacre College of Engineering will soon have some new insights when it comes to studying combustion. The University recently purchased a Vision Research Phantom V2512 ultrahigh-speed camera with the goal of enhancing the way students analyze the combustion properties of solid fuels such as aluminum and boron.   Dr. Michelle Pantoya, the... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

High-Speed Digital Camera measures just 73 x 93 x 82.5 mm.

May 2, 2016

Equipped with 12-bit, ½ in. CMOS sensor, Phantom® Miro® C110 is capable of recording 800 fps at full 1,280 x 1,084 resolution. Higher speeds up to 29,840 fps are possible at smaller resolutions. With 8 GB of internal memory, camera can record up to 5 seconds at full resolution and max frame rate. Suited for troubleshooting as well as mechanical and motion analysis, camera includes BNC and Ethernet connectors, image-based auto-trigger, multi-cine acquisition, and continuous recording. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Telemetrics Displays Feature-Rich, Cost-Effective Camera Robotics Products at NAB 2016

April 26, 2016

Offers Full Complement of Camera Robotics Hardware for Any Studio Application Las Vegas, NV  - Telemetrics. Inc. is demonstrating a wide selection of the company’s industry leading hardware-based camera robotics production products here at NAB. The innovative product line-up, part of Telemetrics’ rich heritage of camera control products and software systems, addresses critical industry... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Services, Software, Vision Systems

Telemetrics Showcases Camera Robotics Software Platforms that Streamline Workflows at NAB 2016

April 26, 2016

Powerful Enterprise, Studio and Legislative Camera Robotics Control Platforms Las Vegas, NV (April 18, 2016) - New digital technologies and economic influencers continue to impact production practices and operations in television studios and production facilities around the globe. At this year’s NAB, Telemetrics, Inc., the industry’s leading provider of camera robotics systems, is... Read More

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

USB3.0 SWIR Linescan Camera suits spectroscopy, machine vision.

April 21, 2016

Operating in SWIR and Vis spectrum from 0.4–1.7 µm, LineCam12 features 1024 x 1 pixel format with 12.5 µm pitch, provides USB3 Vision™ and Camera Link outputs, and can also be powered by USB3.0. Imaging capacity can exceed 37k lines/sec, and models are available with 250 µm tall pixels for spectroscopy or 12.5 µm square pixels for machine vision tasks. Along with 14-bit ADC (dynamic range >6000:1), TEC-stabilized InGaAs camera offers 18 NUC tables and on-chip optical pixel binning.
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Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Compact HD Camera suits live broadcasts, production, surveillance.

April 18, 2016

Modular multipurpose 8.2 MP Super 35 mm box camera, Model ME200S-SH, employs Dual Pixel CMOS autofocus (DAF) technology, which provides focusing options when using Canon EF lenses and CINE-SERVO lenses. Along with remote manual control of focus, iris, auto exposure (AE) and ND filters with optional Canon RC-V100 controller, features include 1920x1080 / 60p, 50p output, IR shooting and ISO 204,800 capabilities, and 3G/HD-SDI and HDMI output terminals. Read More

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

Hikvision's Ultra HD 4K Smart IR PTZ Wins New Product Showcase Award at ISC West

April 14, 2016

CITY OF INDUSTRY, California - Hikvision® USA, the North American leader in state-of-the-art CCTV and IP video surveillance products, is thrilled to announce that its Ultra HD 4K Smart IR PTZ camera has received a New Product Showcase award. One of the highest accolades handed out by the Security Industry Association (SIA), this award recognizes the camera as the top performer in the category... Read More