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30 October 2007

Dalsa has released four new colour models of the Genie camera. The area scan cameras feature a Sony CCD colour sensor with resolutions ranging from VGA to 1400.

30 October 2007

Cognex has released the MVS-8600e family of frame grabbers that connect Camera Link cameras through the PCI Express (PCIe) interface.

24 October 2007

Edmund Optics has released the VZM 100i video zoom microscope. The VZM series are parafocal zoom lens systems for video cameras.

10 October 2007

NorPix has introduced StreamPix4-8x100, a turnkey system providing simultaneous, synchronised image capture from eight cameras to a single computer using a GigE Vision interface.

10 October 2007

Andor Technology has launched its new iCam technology, a combined firmware and software innovation that will be incorporated into Andor's EMCCD imaging cameras, starting with the iXonEM and LucaEM product lines.

09 October 2007

Matrox Imaging has released the Matrox Morphis DVR-16, a scalable video capture card with real-time multi-channel compression specifically designed for digital video recorders (DVRs).

09 October 2007

Photron has released the new Fastcam MC1, a high-speed camera for production line inspection and process control.

09 October 2007

The new FCB-H10 colour camera module from Sony Europe's Image Sensing Solutions Division combines a 10x optical zoom with high definition at 1080i or 720p, to produce high-definition images.

09 October 2007

Firstsight Vision is now offering multispectral cameras from JAI. These two-chip cameras are available in both Camera Link (AD-080 CL) and GigE (AD-080 GE) versions.

09 October 2007

Adimec has introduced a new CCD camera for fast inspection applications. The OPAL-1000m offers high spatial resolution at high speeds.

25 September 2007

Moritex has introduced a range of four battery handle light sources for industrial endoscopes to suit different applications and budgets.

25 September 2007

VDS Vosskühler has introduced the CCD-16000, a new 16-Megapixel CCD Camera. The camera is based on a 36 x 24mm sensor. It can produce images at rates of 2fps, with 12-bit dynamics.

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Greg Blackman explores the latest advances made in scientific CMOS sensors and asks whether CCDs still have a place in life science imaging

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Denis Bulgin speaks to Mark Williamson and David Hearn, who both started their own vision companies in the UK 20 years ago and are both now at Stemmer Imaging

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Matthew Dale investigates a new class of highly-efficient image sensor that’s just starting to find its way onto the commercial market, all based on the principles of biological sight

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Andrew Williams on the uses and current state of hyperspectral imaging, along with the technique’s potential as an industrial inspection tool

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Stemmer Imaging’s series of technology days included talks from various lens manufacturers. Here, we round up some of what was discussed at the event

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Greg Blackman charts the meteoric rise of Chinese firm Hikvision, one of the top suppliers of video surveillance equipment that has now turned its sights on industrial vision