CMOS Cameras News

  1. Thorlabs Releases New sCMOS Cameras
    10/10/2017

    Thorlabs has announced the release of its new 2.1 Megapixel Quantalux sCMOS Camera based on a high-performance 1e- read-noise imager. Ideal for demanding imaging applications, the monochrome sensor can image the full frame [1920 (H) x 1080 (V)] at 50 fps with 16 Bit resolution and offers a peak quantum efficiency of 61% at 600 nm.

  2. New KURO™ Camera From Princeton Instruments Is First In World To Utilize Back-Illuminated Scientific CMOS Sensor Technology
    11/15/2016

    Princeton Instruments recently introduced the KURO, the world’s first scientific CMOS camera system to implement back-illuminated sensor technology. The KURO camera delivers both the fast frame rates and the exceptional sensitivity needed for applications such as hyperspectral imaging, astronomy, cold-atom imaging, quantum imaging, fluorescence spectroscopy, and high-speed spectroscopy, all whilst eliminating the drawbacks commonly associated with front-illuminated scientific CMOS cameras.

  3. Adimec Introduces N-5A100/CXP High Speed Camera For Multi-Camera Inspection Equipment
    11/9/2016

    Adimec recently announced the new NORITE 5 Megapixel compact CoaXPress high-speed area scan camera, the N-5A100/CXP for high speed multi-camera inspection systems. The Norite N-5A100 camera is a 5 megapixel camera with CMOS global shutter technology in a 1” optical format. For developers of multi-camera systems, such as side-view cameras for 3D metrology, the N-5A100 cameras offer reduced system complexity through its simplicity while increasing throughput.

  4. Canon Develops Global Shutter-Equipped CMOS Sensor That Achieves Expanded Dynamic Range Through New Drive Method
    9/9/2016

    Canon Inc. recently announced that it has developed a new CMOS sensor equipped with a global shutter function that enables the capture of distortion-free images even when shooting fast-moving objects. Employing a new signal-readout drive system and new pixel structure that significantly expands the full well capacity and reduces noise, the sensor contributes to high-image-quality video capture by making possible the realization of a wide dynamic range.

  5. Photometrics Launches Scientific CMOS Camera With 95 Percent Quantum Efficiency
    6/8/2016

    Photometrics, a manufacturer of high-performance scientific cameras for life science applications, andGpixel Inc., a company specializing in high-performance CMOS image sensors, recently announced the release of the Photometrics Prime 95B Scientific CMOS camera.

  6. New Canon ME20F-SH Cinema Kit Offers Versatility For Filmmaking And Television Production
    4/15/2016

    Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today introduced the ME20F-SH Cinema Kit, which bundles the ME20F-SH Camera with 10 accessories to enhance the user operation and provide significant savings compared to purchasing the accessories separately. The ME20F-SH camera's CMOS sensor has pixels measuring 19 μm square, which is more than 5.5 times the surface area of the pixels on the CMOS sensor featured in select top-of-the-line interchangeable lens cameras.

  7. Adimec Exhibits New CMOS Daylight Cameras With Adaptive Resolution at SPIE Defense, Security, And Sensing 2016
    4/12/2016

    Adimec plans to showcase its portfolio pf vision products and technologies that are optimized for the global security market at the 2016 SPIE Defense and Security Syymposium event in Baltimore, MD. The company will display and discuss the enhancements made to the TMX series of rugged full HD and beyond COTS cameras to provide full motion video in daylight on airborne payloads, long-range observations systems, and other sensor system architectures.

  8. Photometrics Launches Intelligent Scientific CMOS Camera
    10/6/2015

    Photometrics has released its new sCMOS camera, the Photometrics Prime. Prime is the first 4.2 Megapixel scientific CMOS camera available for life science research that actively defeats the negative impact of Poisson noise in low light images. The camera packs a formidable FPGA-based Embedded Signal Processing engine, ESP, that enables powerful signal restoration and feature detection for localization based Super Resolution Microscopy. 

  9. Adimec and Partners Awarded Two Projects Advancing CMOS Image Sensor Technologies
    5/14/2015

    Adimec and its partners has recently been awarded two projects, CISTERN and EXIST, for advancing CMOS image sensor technology. CISTERN will research technologies for CMOS image sensors needed in the future for industries like broadcasting and entertainment, high-end security, and multi-spectral imaging. EXIST will be used to investigate and create innovative technologies for image sensors needed in the next two generations for systems improving security, safety, and healthcare.

  10. Toshiba Imaging’s New UltraHD 4K - World’s Smallest 3-Chip Video Camera
    10/14/2014

    Toshiba Imaging Systems Division, announces the IK-4K, UltraHD 4K, the world’s smallest 3-chip video camera with an unprecedented 8-megapixel, 3840 x 2160 pixel output.