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INDUSTRY

Unconfirmed reports of Sony to discontinue CCDs

16 March 2015
A number of camera manufacturers have released statements announcing that Sony will discontinue production of CCD sensors in March 2017

INDUSTRY

Imaging to be focus area at Laser World of Photonics

News image12 March 2015
One of the focus areas for the Laser World of Photonics trade fair, due to take place in Munich, 22-25 June 2015, will be imaging, the show organiser Messe München has announced

APPLICATIONS

Doctors turn to thermal imaging to assess burn wounds

11 March 2015

TECHNOLOGY

New photoacoustic imaging opens up study of organs deep within the body

11 March 2015

INDUSTRY

North American market up 15 per cent in 2014 to $2.3bn

11 March 2015

TECHNOLOGY

Praying mantis jump mechanism revealed with high-speed footage

9 March 2015

TECHNOLOGY

Biologists identify endangered seals through computer vision

9 March 2015

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Analysis & Opinion

End of the line for the CCD?

26 March 2015
Sony has decided to discontinue its line of CCD sensors. Pierre Cambou, activity leader, imaging and sensors at market research firm Yole Developpement, assesses what the move means for machine vision camera suppliers

3D innovations at Vision Stuttgart

News image13 November 2014
Following Odos Imaging winning the Vision Award, Greg Blackman, in the second part of his report from the Vision trade fair in Stuttgart, examines the 3D imaging technology on display

Embedded vision highlighted at Vision 2014

News image12 November 2014
The Vision show returned last week in Stuttgart, Germany as part of its new two-year cycle. Greg Blackman reports from the trade fair, where embedded vision was a key topic of discussion