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Video Imaging System

Photron, San Diego, CA, offers the Fastcam SA3, a megapixel, high-speed video imaging system that is designed to withstand high-G and rugged environments. Suitable for automotive safety testing, the camera features a 17-micron pixel size for demanding frame rate or low-light applications. The 12-bit CMOS camera system with 2-microsecond global shuttering is available in two configurations and memory options of 2 GB and 4 GB.

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Transmission Electron Microscope

The Titan Krios™ transmission electron microscope from FEI, Hillsboro, OR, allows researchers to visualize the mechanisms of individual proteins and molecular machines, and to localize that activity within the three-dimensional architecture of the cell. The microscope has been optimized for cryo-transmission electron microscopy, automated single-particle analysis, 2D electron crystallography, and dual-axis tomography.

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5-Megapixel Camera

A 5-megapixel camera has been added to the LightWise family from the Imaging Solutions Group (ISG), Rochester, NY. The LightWise LW-5-S-1394 camera is available in color and monochrome versions. All camera controls are done via the 1394 interface, which includes a fully programmable image processing pipeline and dynamic range/gamma control LUT for any desired response curve. An on-board image buffer is also featured, as well as a wide range of triggering and strobe control capabilities.

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Remote-Head Camera

Toshiba Imaging Systems Division, Irvine, CA, has released the remote-head IK-TF5H5U camera that measures 32.6×38.6×41 mm. It is part of the IK-TF 3CCD color camera series and features a progressive scan system that delivers precision color images with no image-jitter. The 5.74-ounce system comes with CameraLink® output, a C-mount, and two optional cable lengths of 3 and 5 meters for configuration into machine vision systems where space is limited.

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Machine Vision Cameras

Sony, Park Ridge, NJ, offers the XCD series of machine vision cameras that use the high-bandwidth 1394b interface and are designed for applications ranging from parts inspection to microscopy. They are available in either monochrome or raw color versions. Each fit the same compact form factor to ease integration in industrial environments, and can be configured as a star connection or daisy-chained. Sony’s 1394b software driver maximizes the 800 Mbps bandwidth and can daisy-chain up to 62 cameras with an optional external power supply. The series comprises three sets of cameras offered in VGA, SXGA, and UXGA resolutions.

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Digital Microscope Camera

The PAXcam2+ digital microscope camera from MIS, Villa Park, IL, has a CCD sensor with the ability to capture low-light images, and features an enhanced dynamic range for color rendition and tonal qualities in captured images. The camera addresses microscopy applications such as polarized light, darkfield, Nomarski DIC, and fluorescence applications. The camera includes extended camera exposure range, low-light sensitivity, and true-color display and capture. All PAX-cams have a continuous white balance function, external mount for use as a macro camera, and USB-2 connectivity. The camera is suitable for applications such as microelectronics, semiconductor, LCD display manufacturing, materials sciences, and life sciences applications.

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Network Camera

Axis Communications, Chelmsford, MA, offers the AXIS P3301 network camera with multiple H.264 streams. The fixed-dome camera uses the company’s ARTPEC-3 chip and is designed for unobtrusive video surveillance in exposed indoor environments. It features progressive scan and a wide dynamic range, providing images of both illuminated and low-light areas. Multiple H.264 streams and Motion JPEG streams can be provided simultaneously in full frame rate, or individually optimized for different quality needs and bandwidth restrictions.

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