Vision Systems

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

Vision Systems

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

Vision Systems

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

Vision Systems

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

Vision Systems

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

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics, Mechanical Power Transmission

Tactical Airborne Gimbal System uses MWIR imaging system.

April 17, 2015

Measuring 17.5 in. across and weighing 100 lb with sensor payload, TAGS is based on carbon fiber, 4-axis gimbal design with fiber optic gyroscope stabilization. Controller offers geo-pointing and metadata output, and feedback is provided on low-latency binary interface. Featuring high-definition, continuous-zoom, midwave infrared imaging system with visible camera and laser, TAGS is suited for ISR missions that require demanding stabilization and pointing characteristics. Read More

Vision Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

CMOS Cameras use 4-channel interface to run at 253 fps.

April 17, 2015

With 4-channel CoaXPress Interface, Spark Series SP-5000 can run at max full frame rate of 253.8 fps for 8-, 10-, or 12-bit pixel formats. Both monochrome Model SP-5000M-CXP4 and color Model SP-5000C-CXP4 feature 2560 x 2048 pixel CMOS imager, with color model offering raw Bayer output or 24-bit RGB output at reduced frame rate. Featuring combination of analog and digital gain controls, cameras are suited for high-speed production line inspection, processing monitoring, and event capture. Read More

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

LED Gooseneck Lamp illuminates instrumentation, cargo bay areas.

April 16, 2015

Constructed of aluminum and designed for harsh environments, NVIS Gooseneck Map Light features MIL-DTL-D38999/20 connector and firm, 10 in., flexible gooseneck for flexible lighting placement. Various lighting colors are available as options to standard MIL-STD-3009 NVIS/NVG-compatible white led lighting (45 lm), which is produced using 20 NVIS/NVG LEDs. While product offers full 0%–100% dimming control, light output remains constant during any voltage swing from 18–34 Vdc. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

IR Emitters reduce component count while increasing intensity.

April 15, 2015

Comprising one leaded 5 mm IR emitter with parabolic lens and 8 SMD devices in 0805, PLCC-2, top-looking and side-looking packages, high-speed 940 nm IR emitters employ SurfLight™ surface emitter chip technology. Emission of nearly all light and power from top of chip results in radiant intensity ratings up to 600 mW/sr (leaded) or 10–120 mW/sr (SMD). Respectively, angles of half intensity for leaded and SMD devices are ±3° and ±9° to ±60°. Rise and fall times are 10 nsec. Read More

Software, Vision Systems

Scanning Software uses singe touchscreen interface.

April 15, 2015

Included with SmartLF SC Xpress, Gx+ T56, and Professional MFP scanner solutions, Colortrac's SmartWorks TOUCH uses graphic interface for creation and management of scanned files. Program can export to 13 file formats and has unlimited scan length capability. Other features include ability to print archived scan files, adjust and create unlimited presets, and copy to all Windows driver printers. By automating scan quality with no intervention, software ensures scan is right first time. Read More