Vision Systems

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Video Measuring Microscope offers image processing capability.

May 1, 2015

Used for measurement/dimensioning of geometric elements, MarVision MM 320 integrates CCD color camera with zoom lens, 23 in. touchscreen PC with keyboard and mouse, and Windows® 7-based M3 software. Automatic edge detection allows even low-contrast features to be measured, while Multi Touch function provides continuous variable magnification using touchscreen or mouse. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Vision Systems

High-Throughput Radiotherapy System is flexible and upgradeable.

May 1, 2015

Enabling clinics to implement advanced image-guided radiotherapy, VitalBeam™ comes in basic package with 80-leaf collimator for intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), low-dose megavoltage (MV) imaging using accelerator beam for image guidance, and respiratory gating for motion management. Additions include RapidArc® radiotherapy, on-board kV X-ray system capable of cone-beam CT imaging, and 120-leaf collimator. All configurations offer up to 3 photon and 6 electron energy levels. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Vision System verifies tube end after cutting or end forming.

April 30, 2015

Featuring high-resolution camera with integrated coaxial front illumination, Radial Thickness System monitors tubes after cutting or end forming, detecting cracks and defects. After user specifies Min/Max thickness of tube cross section, tool returns current measurement data, OK/NOK, and angle indicating where unapproved measurement is located. Control cabinet has 4 connections for 4 independent cameras and can be controlled via digital I/Os or bus systems such as EtherCAT and Profibus. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Coated Aspheric Lenses work with high-power Nd: YAG lasers.

April 29, 2015

Featuring precision aspheric designs, TECHSPEC® Laser-Line Coated Precision Aspheric Lenses maximize performance in high-power Nd: YAG laser applications. RoHS-compliant lenses have Laser V-coatings with absolute reflectance of <0.25% at design wavelength, and UV fused silica substrate is resistant to thermal expansion. Supplied in 15 and 25 mm dia sizes, 12 models offer numerical apertures (NA) of 0.60, 0.50, and 0.42 and design wavelengths of 355, 532, and 1,064 nm. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Wireless Microscopy Instruments enhance classroom interactivity.

April 29, 2015

While Leica EZ4 W consists of educational stereo microscope with built-in wireless camera, Leica ICC50 W digital camera can be added to educational compound microscopes. Both Wi-Fi®-capable systems transfer HD images directly to mobile devices; iOS- and Android-compatible AirLab App allows capture, annotation, sharing, and organization of images to foster interactivity within biology, anatomy, chemistry, geology, and material sciences classrooms. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Monochrome Line Scan Cameras offer CoaXPress interface.

April 29, 2015

Sweep Series includes monochrome industrial line scan cameras, based on custom-built CMOS sensor, that feature CoaXPress interface, which supports use of one cable for image data, camera control, and power supply. In addition to 2,048 pixel resolution, 20 µm x 20 µm large pixels, and scan rates up to 80,000 lines/sec, models feature dual-mode image sensor, 400 µm² photon collection area, and Ethernet port. All cameras are GenICam compliant for use with JAI SDK. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

Infrared LEDs target camera-based applications.

April 28, 2015

Based on Nanostack technology, in which each chip has two emission centers, IR Oslon Black SFH 4715AS and SFH 4716AS can provide illumination over distance of more than 109.36 yards. Units deliver optical output of 1.37 W at 1 A and offer choice of 90 or 150° beam angles. Measuring 3.85 x 3.85 x 2.29 or 1.15 mm, IREDs are used in surveillance cameras as well as 3D process control cameras to determine distance from object by measuring propagation time. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Access Control Barriers, Accessories protect device body.

April 28, 2015

Safety light curtains of Contrinex YCA 50-series are 24 Vdc, active optoelectronic devices available with 300 or 400 mm beam gap, configurable 1–15 m and 10–50 m operating distances, and 832–1,232 mm protective heights. Also available, 1,060–1,874 mm long, impact-resistant light curtain mirror columns of YXC-series deflect light curtains or access control barriers to provide multi-sided safeguarding of danger zones. Class 2 laser alignment tool with 50 m range is also available. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Digital Pathology Research Scanner supports various imaging modes.

April 27, 2015

Based on Leica DM600 B microscope, Aperio VERSA features optimized optical pathway and offers combination digital pathology research scanner for brightfield, fluorescence, and FISH imaging. Automation and optional 200 slide autoloader enable unsupervised batch processing, from low-magnification to high-resolution oil immersion scanning. Scanned slides can be accessed via Aperio eSlide Manager web or client viewers. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems, Display & Presentation Equipment

LED Task Lights help reduce energy expenditure.

April 24, 2015

Available in swivel head, high-intensity fixed focus head, and slim aluminum lamp head models, Sirrus Industrial Grade LED task light offers 25,000 hr-rated alternative to fluorescent lighting in diverse applications. Design allows adjustment to facilitate examination and inspection of close-up work, and 19.5 in. industrial grade flexible arm is coated for protection against permeation by dust and liquids. While metal mounting clamp is supplied as standard, magnetic base is optional. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

LED Light Guide offers alternative to OLED panels.

April 23, 2015

Measuring 4 x 4 in., LED Light Guide is suited for wall and ceiling lighting, luminaires, and custom interior lighting in corporate, hospitality, and residential applications. Unit is typically edge lit from one or more sides using industry-standard LEDs, with small frame concealing LEDs in place. At 3.5 mm thick, light guide assembly provides efficiency of over 115 lm/W while producing up to 250 lm when fully powered. Read More

Vision Systems

HD Multisensor Cameras deliver full situational awareness.

April 23, 2015

Combining 3 or 4 individually configurable 3 MP camera heads in single housing using one Ethernet cable, HD Multisensor Cameras provide 9 or 12 MP imaging resolution, respectively. Multi-directional cameras capture up to 20 fps, can cover 360° range of angles, and use 2.8–8.0 mm zoom lens to digitally zoom in on any movement that occurs within field-of-view. Available with surface, pendant, and in-ceiling mounting options, cameras are suited indoor and outdoor environments. Read More

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Security Cameras incorporate self-learning video analytics.

April 22, 2015

With self-learning video analytics, 4K (8 MP) and 5K (16 MP) resolution models of HD Pro series instantly detect and learn monitored scene upon installation. Camera adapts to changes and movement patterns without complex manual calibration, and can zoom in for clear image detail. Teach-by-example technology lets users provide feedback about alarm accuracy, and H4 platform combines LightCatcher™ technology, H.264 compression, and High Definition Stream Management (HDSM)™ v2.0. Read More

Vision Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment

High-Bandwidth Private Video Network supports 4 node types.

April 22, 2015

Featuring up to 85 Mbps bandwidth and MIMO technology, JVC Private MESH Video Network solves congestion problems for wireless, multi-camera event coverage. IP solution uses Silvus Bi-Directional Radio System to transmit video from remote locations with high streaming reliability. Private network delivers extended transmission capabilities, provides secure direct encoded video stream, and features 2-way communication that allows camera setup and adjustment from remote locations. Read More

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Cloud-Managed HD IP Surveillance Cameras offer built-in DVR.

April 22, 2015

CudaEye Local+ provides HD IP video surveillance camera using built-in DVR functionality that is cloud-managed and 128-bit encrypted video surveillance service plan. While supporting option to store surveillance video data to camera located on premises, solution enables live and recorded video data stored on microSD card to be accessed via Web browser, iOS device, or Android device. Scalability lets users add cameras at single location or expand to multiple sites. Read More

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Portable Zoom Lens brings 4K performance to broadcast cameras.

April 21, 2015

Leveraging optical simulation technology, UA22x8 offers optical performance compatible with 4K 2/3 in. broadcast cameras. Lens provides 22x zoom ratio and focal length from 8 mm (wide angle) to 176 mm (telephoto) for use in live sports, program production, and news reporting. Floating focus system controls multiple lens groups according to shooting distance and delivers optimal image quality and contrast, while 16-bit encoder is capable of Hi-Res output of lens data. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

4K Ultra HD Zoom Lens suits broadcast applications.

April 20, 2015

Designed for 2/3 in. sensor, Model UA80x9 has 80x zoom and optical image stabilization, making it suitable for coverage of large-scale live events, such as concerts and sports. Lens covers focal lengths from 9 mm in wide angle to 720 mm in telephoto. Digital servo’s 16-bit encoding ensures that all lens data output—including position of zoom, iris, and focus—is accurate. Applied to lens, High Transmittance Electron Beam Coating optimizes transmission and color reproduction. Read More

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

Aerial Camera Systems integrate with YouTube Live.

April 17, 2015

Equipped with Visual Positioning System, Phantom 3 Professional and Phantom 3 Advanced can hold their positioning indoors without GPS and can take off and land with push of button. Controllers come paired with Lightbridge technology, which allows pilots to see what camera is seeing in HD (720p) at distance of up to 1 mile with almost no latency. Phantom 3 Professional can shoot 4K video at up to 30 fps, while Phantom 3 Advanced records at resolutions up to 1080p at 60 fps. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

Automotive LEDs combine efficacy and sulfur resistance.

April 17, 2015

Satisfying automotive application demands, golden Series specifically suits head lamp, DRL, fog lamp, side signal lamp, and rear tail lamp applications. Golden lead frame models A09KU, 67-21U, and 67-31U, deliver sulfur resistance that promotes performance stability. PC Amber LEDs feature 3 chip manufacturing process that results in brightness decay minimized to 15% at 85°C. All products comply with AEC-Q101. Read More

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Aerial Cameras are available with 3D capabilities.

April 17, 2015

With 3D Edge, MIST and A3 Edge cameras gain 3D capabilities as performed by ground-based image processing system working in concert with 3D modeling software. Functionality aids in planning ground missions, calculating line of sight, and measuring openings and dimensions. While color and thermal MIST airborne imaging systems bring commercial-level geospatial data to defense and HLS applications, A3 Edge comprises 2 CCDs that collect imagery with footprint of 78,000 pixels. Read More