Observation Devices

Vision Systems

Septentrio Offers Enhanced Georeferencing Solutions for Drone Aerial Surveys

June 29, 2016

TORRANCE, Calif. – Septentrio is featuring its enhanced suite of drone survey tools for GIS professionals at the 2016 Esri User Conference in San Diego this week. “Aerial surveys by unmanned aircraft are increasingly becoming the technique of choice over ground-based data collection for many GIS applications,” said Neil Vancans, vice president of Septentrio Americas. “Our GNSS... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

Protect Your Eyes

June 22, 2016

Chemical spills and splashes are common causes of eye injuries in the professional cleaning industry.  Don’t risk your eyesight.  Impact Products’ ProGuard 808 series of protective eye gear are designed specifically to prevent dangerous liquids, as well as dust and debris, from entering the eye. The 808 series lenses provide 99.9 percent protection against harmful UV rays; an elastic... Read More

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

SHOTOVER Brings its Industry Leading SHOTOVER F1 Gyro-Stabilized Camera Platform and SHOTOVER U1 Drone to HAI HELI-EXPO

February 29, 2016

Visit Booth 3617 to Learn Why SHOTOVER Has Become the Go-To System for the Broadcast, Motion Pictures, Law Enforcement and Industrial Survey Markets; Recent Buyers Include Cinemoves, CoyotAir, Beijing RichSoul and Team5 Aerial Systems LOS ANGELES – HAI Booth Number: 3617 - SHOTOVER, the maker of high performance stabilization platforms, announced today its upcoming participation at HAI... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Services, Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

Measuring Coastal Slope Movements from the Air

December 4, 2015

Carlos  Gonzales  from  3D  Laser  Mapping  will  explore  the  capabilities  of  combining  airborne  laser scanning and photography as an approach to measure coastal slope movements, during his talk at MMT in Sydney, Australia. (9-11th December, 2015) Successful  measurement  of  coastal  areas  is  crucial  to  determine  the  potential  impact  upon  local... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

Safety Eyewear with Anti-Fog Technology helps workers see clearly.

November 20, 2015

Solus™ 1000 Series eyewear and Goggle Gear 500 Series splash goggles are available with Scotchgard™ Anti-Fog Coating Technology. Bonded directly to lens, coating keeps lenses clear of fog and steam even when workers are in hot and humid conditions or climate-controlled areas. Coating retains effectiveness for at least 25 washings and helps prevent occasions when workers have to remove their eyewear to clean or de-fog them amidst potentially dangerous workplace hazards/debris. Read More

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

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

Mechanical Power Transmission, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

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

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

LAAD 2015: Meprolight Secures Several Orders for Night Vision Systems

April 10, 2015

Israel's Ministry of Defense (IMOD) purchased hundreds of MEPRO LI-OR Night Vision Sights for various IDF units Also purchased by foreign armies are MEPRO MINIMON (L) Multi-Functional Lightweight Monoculars, and MEPRO BINIMON (A) Aviator’s Night Vision Systems LAAD 2015, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, April 14-17, 2015, Hall 4, Stand J-39 Meprolight - a leading manufacturer of night vision... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

Safety Glasses combine protection, comfort, and style.

February 18, 2015

Comprising 7 unique models with up to 13 different lens options, Skullerz® Safety Glasses helps drive worker compliance with comfort and safety. All models meet or exceed ANSI Z87.1+ High Velocity Impact and MIL-PRF 32342 Military Ballistic Fragmentation Protection requirements. Safety Glasses include Skullerz Odin, Thor, Dagr, Kvasir, Valkyrie, and Njord. Skullerz Loki safety glasses/goggles are also available. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Digital Binoculars penetrate fog, smoke, and darkness.

January 21, 2015

Upon pushbutton actuation, RICOH NV-10A can penetrate fog, smoke, rain, and sand to deliver clear image. PENTAX Atmospheric Interference Reduction (PAIR) technology reintroduces color that would otherwise be obscured, stabilization further improves image clarity, and IR technology illuminates night scenes. Able to capture still and video images, water-resistant and dustproof binoculars combine PENTAX optics and Ricoh image processing. GPS location and digital compass are included. Read More

Vision Systems

Fly High with ORA -- Hobbico's Drone System for Aerial Photographers

January 9, 2015

Unique Design Delivers Pilot's-Eye Images Videos on 7" Integrated Transceiver Touchscreen LAS VEGAS – UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) photography/videography is soaring to new heights with the Hobbico® ORA™, the first camera-equipped drone that displays captured aerial images on a 7" touchscreen integrated into the transceiver. With a 370mm (14.6") diameter and an onboard 1080p HD... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

Lockheed Martin Extends Aerostat Mission by Providing Airborne Surveillance for U.S. Border Protection

October 28, 2014

WASHINGTON - Working with the Army, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is providing operational support for a Persistent Threat Detection System (PTDS) aerostat system that is being evaluated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Customs and Border Protection (CBP) along the Southern border of the United States. Currently protecting coalition forces overseas, the U.S. Army uses PTDS to help... Read More

Software, Vision Systems

Intelligence Software scans aerial and satellite images.

October 14, 2014

Designed for operational Geospatial Intelligence and airborne ISR missions and applications, Visual Profiler detects and profiles targets from aerial/satellite images in real-time. Visual search engine provides unlimited target-object definition and profiling flexibility, including vehicles, specific vehicle types, infrastructure, and foundations. Interactive user feedback mechanism continuously improves level of precision and enables adaptability to new user needs. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

Chemring Displays Air Security Solutions at Farnborough Airshow

July 18, 2014

ROMSEY, England - Visit Chemring at Stand 2C28D, Farnborough Airshow 14 - 20 July Chemring Group is demonstrating its innovative air security solutions, for both the aerospace and defence industries, at this year's Farnborough International Airshow (FIA). The air security technologies displayed on Chemring's stand (2C28D) cover a range of solutions across countermeasures,... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Mini Aerostat suits close-range ISR missions.

June 20, 2014

Lightweight and portable, SkyStar 100 System can be tied to pick-up truck or carried in back-packs. Within 15 minutes, it can be raised in air for over-the-hill visibility. Suitable for tactical forces, system can be transported, assembled, launched, and operated by 2 fighters following minimal training. SkyStar 100 can accommodate variety of payloads, including cameras and communications devices. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

Bifocal Safety Eyewear combines protection and comfort.

April 23, 2014

To accommodate those required to wear eye protection but have trouble focusing on small things close up, Conqueror® MAG offers all-day wearability without slipping via soft rubber nosepiece and ergonomic, contoured temple tips that do not pinch. One-piece polycarbonate wraparound lens meets/exceeds ANSI Z87.1+ and CSA Z94.3 standards. Product shields workers from daily impact hazards and come in 5 diopter strengths from 1.0–3.0. Clear and gray lens styles are available. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

BSF Swissphoto Deploys Trimble's Aerial Imaging System

April 1, 2014

SUNNYVALE, Calif. — Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that BSF Swissphoto has deployed the Trimble® AX60 airborne LIDAR system for aerial imaging in its fixed wing aircrafts and helicopters. BSF Swissphoto will use the system as part of its geodata services portfolio for various wide area and corridor mapping applications. "After evaluating a variety of airborne LIDAR systems, we... Read More

Paints & Coatings, Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

3M(TM) Scotchgard(TM) Anti-Fog Coating for Safety Eyewear

February 7, 2014

3M harnesses 30 years of advanced coating expertise to improve eyewear ST. PAUL, Minn. – 3M takes safety eyewear to the next level by adding Scotchgard™ Anti-Fog Coating. The proprietary coating provides at least 12 times longer lasting fog resistance than traditional anti-fog coatings to help increase eyewear performance in rugged, dusty, steamy and wet work environments. Scotchgard... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

Gateway Safety's Wheelz® Safety Goggles Meet Winter Weather Conditions Head On

January 30, 2014

Many workers braving the cold and snow this winter need more than warm clothing. They need personal protective equipment that protects both from hazards on the job and the harsh conditions that accompany the cold winter months, such as frigid temperatures, strong winds, and even harsh glare. Eye protection is no exception. Gateway Safety’s Wheelz® safety goggles offer several... Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

Northrop Grumman Air Claw(TM) Receives Federal Aviation Administration Supplemental Type Certificate

October 9, 2013

HERNDON, Va. — The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Air Claw™ a multiuse Supplemental Type Certificate (STC). The STC provides Air Claw™ customers with an FAA-certified airborne surveillance and reconnaissance capability. Air Claw™ is based on the rugged Quest KODIAK 100, which is a short take off and landing aircraft. The... Read More