Cameras & Imaging Equipment

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

MicroHAWK Smart Camera Platform Nominated for Inspect Award 2017

July 19, 2016

RENTON, WA – Microscan, a global manufacturer and pioneer of miniature barcode imagers and machine vision smart cameras for industrial automation, announces that its MicroHAWK® smart camera platform has been shortlisted for the inspect award 2017 in the category “Automation.” The jury for the inspect award has selected the most innovative solutions nominated in three categories:... Read More

Automatic ID, Vision Systems

Microscan Demonstrates Combined Auto ID and Machine Vision Platform at the AACC Clinical Lab Expo 2016

July 15, 2016

RENTON, WA – Microscan, the number one brand of embedded clinical barcode readers and leading innovator of machine vision solutions for the life sciences, announces that it will demonstrate MicroHAWK®, the world’s smallest enclosed imaging devices for barcode reading and machine vision for clinical instruments from Booth #1260 at the 2016 AACC Clinical Lab Expo, August 2-4 at the... Read More

Vision Systems

Compact Industrial CMOS Cameras include 5 MP models.

July 11, 2016

Respectively built around Sony Pregius™ IMX250 and IMX264 CMOS imagers, GO-5100-PGE and GO-5101-PGE both come in monochrome and Bayer color models and run at 22.7 fps in full, 8-bit resolution over GigE Vision interface; 10- and 12-bit modes are selectable at reduced frame rates. Promoting lens options, 3.45 micron square pixels enable full resolution (2464 x 2056) to fit within 2/3 in. C-mount optical format. User-definable ROI is standard, and multi-ROI mode is included with GO-5100-PGE. 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

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

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Technological Safeguard in Cameras is Crime-Fighting Tool

June 28, 2016

Record-After-The-Fact, an evidentiary function of all WatchGuard Video products, provides officers enhanced investigative capabilities and critical evidence. ALLEN, Texas - Anthony Baye terrorized the residents of Northampton, Massachusetts for over two years. He eventually pled guilty to 40 counts of arson and 2 counts of manslaughter when two people tragically perished in a fire he admits... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

PTZ Security Cameras offer 3 LWIR field-of-view options.

June 28, 2016

Enclosed in hard anodized aluminum casings rated to IP67, Aeron Searcher Video Imaging Systems are intended for long-range surveillance. Aeron Searcher 60 features 15-60 mm thermal optic suitable for wide FOV, near-object detection within 1.5 km. Aeron Searcher 105 offers 3X continuous thermal zoom with 35-105 mm optic and offers human detection at 3 km, while Aeron Searcher 150 with 50-150 mm LWIR zoom is best for long-range imaging. All provide standard and high-definition video options. Read More

Vision Systems

Visage Advances Enterprise Imaging at SIIM 2016

June 27, 2016

Interoperability and usability headline the global availability of Visage 7.1.8 SAN DIEGO - Visage Imaging, Inc. ("Visage"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Pro Medicus Ltd. (ASX: PME), has announced they will be exhibiting at the Society of Imaging Informatics in Medicine 2016 Annual Meeting (SIIM 2016, Portland, OR, June 29-July 1, Booths #501/503), demonstrating Visage 7.1.8, the latest... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Box Cameras provide accurate object detection.

June 27, 2016

Providing wide scene coverage, IQeye 9 Series can effectively run analytics and VMS applications at edge. Modular cameras offer true day/night capability and either motorized varifocal lens or quick install/C-mount versions. Available in H.264 with up to 5 MP resolution, units offer on-camera storage and proprietary IQzip technology, which compresses bandwidth for additional storage capacity. Series is both ONVIF and PSIA compliant and works seamlessly with NVRs and VMS providers. Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Smart Cameras support barcode reading and machine vision.

June 27, 2016

Offering single, omni-capable platform, MicroHAWK® family includes fully integrated imaging engine and 3 industrial-rated miniature imagers. Paired with browser-based WebLink UI, AutoVISION Machine Vision Software, or advanced Visionscape® Machine Vision Software, MicroHAWK Smart Cameras expand industrial imaging from barcode imaging alone to universal imaging of any code, text, or part feature to accomplish any automation task based on visible data. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Low-Dose Radiography System enhances veterinary industry.

June 23, 2016

Using flat-panel detector, ImageVue™ DR50 enables low-dose radiation image capture in real-time at point of care without sacrificing diagnostic image clarity. Reduction in radiation promotes health and well-being of pets and veterinary professionals, while imaging capabilities enhance visualization of dense anatomy and fine anatomical structures. Capturing digital image in <8 sec, this radiography system can be combined with cloud-based IDEXX Web PACS software for remote access to images. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Infrared Thermal Imaging Camera plugs into smartphone.

June 22, 2016

Measuring 1 x 1.75 x 1 in., CompactPRO plugs directly into iOS or Android smartphone device for instant connect-and-detect convenience. Unit features 76,800 measurement pixels and thermal sensor array of 320 x 240. Equipped with adjustable lens with minimum focus distance of 15 cm, camera accurately measures object temperature from -40 to 626°F, with sensitivity levels of <70 mK. Wide 32° field of view lets professionals detect subtle temperature differences in building applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

WDR SWIR Camera Systems serve fast triggered imaging applications.

June 16, 2016

Without any processing or tone mapping, New Imaging Technologies (NIT) wide-dynamic-range (WDR), indium gallium arsenide (InGaAs) SWIR sensors and camera systems deliver dynamic range >140 dB in one snapshot. InGaAs photodiode array features ROIC and comes in 640 x 512 (15 micron pitch) or 320 x 256 (25 micron pitch) pixel resolution; both operate in from 900–1,700 nm. Under all lighting conditions, internal Fixed Pattern Noise correction offers images with optimized uniformity. Read More

Vision Systems

PerkinElmer and Sofie Biosciences Extend and Expand Partnership

June 15, 2016

LOS ANGELES and HOPKINTON, Mass. - SOFIE BIOSCIENCES, a molecular imaging company, and PerkinElmer, a global leader in the life sciences, are pleased to announce a multi-year extension of their existing partnership to deliver preclinical in vivo imaging tools for positron emission tomography (PET). PET is a non-invasive, translational imaging technology that quantitatively and safely measures... 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

Vision Systems

Ultrasound Camera suits straight, angled beam NDT inspection.

June 14, 2016

AcoustoCam i700 offers C-scan images with resolution that aids straight and angled beam inspections without shutting down pipelines or pressure vessels. Creating images in flat or curved materials up to 6 in. thick, unit complies with industry UT codes and produces sub-millimeter images of entire field for optimized detection of pitting, cracking, and other defects while reducing false positives. Large area maps are created in real-time and reviewed off-line via analysis reporting tools. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

MRI Interventions' ClearPoint® Neuro Navigation System Utilized for the First Time at Inova Fairfax Hospital

June 6, 2016

IRVINE, Calif., May 31, 2016 - MRI Interventions, Inc. (OTCQB:MRIC), a commercial stage medical device company focused on creating innovative neuro navigation platforms for performing minimally invasive surgical procedures in the brain, today announced the completion of the first deep brain stimulation (DBS) procedure at the Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, VA, using the Company’s... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Next Level Video Uses JVC GY-HM200SP Sports Production Streaming Camcorder to Improve Tournament Coverage

May 31, 2016

WAYNE, NJ (May 26, 2016) - JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced Next Level Video, a Philadelphia-based sports video production company, is using two GY-HM200SP 4KCAM sports production streaming camcorders to produce high-quality game coverage of youth lacrosse and soccer for its clients. The new camcorders allow a single operator to shoot, insert... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Long-Range MWIR Imaging System has all-weather design.

May 31, 2016

With 18X continuous zoom lens that provides 18° horizontal field of view (HFOV) at wide angle and 1° HFOV at narrow angle, G5IR 550CZ-18 thermal camera system reliably detects human-sized targets at 18 km in good conditions. Integral 640 x 512 pixel resolution, indium antimonide (InSb) detector with 15-micron pitch is optimized to operate in MWIR spectrum (3–5 µm), and environmentally sealed unit has dry nitrogen backfilled enclosure rated IP67 and front element defroster. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Inspection Camera includes zoom and articulating head.

May 27, 2016

Offering 2-way articulation, pole-mounted INSPEKTOR Zoom Camera can inspect hard-to-access areas. Length of telescopic pole ranges from 4 ft in collapsed state to 10.9 ft when fully extended. Device head is equipped with 24 bright white LED lights which illuminate inspection area. With 10x optical zoom, inspection range can run from 1–200 ft in good light and from 1–100 ft in complete darkness. Image is visualized on 5.6 in. display with built-in DVR offering 640 x 480 pixel resolution. Read More