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Phase One’s new aerial camera features innovative shutter design

September 19, 2016By

Phase One Industrial has introduced the iXU-RS aerial camera series, featuring a breakthrough central lens shutter design, according to the company. The new shutter technology is based on an innovative direct-drive concept with electronic charging that enhances exposure speed to as fast as 1/2500s, while guaranteeing half a million exposures, an unprecedented shutter life span. The series’ flagship 100MP iXU-RS1000 camera system,... read more

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DJI makes smartphone smarter with Osmo Mobile camera system

September 2, 2016By

Stabilized system turns smartphones into intelligent motion cameras Drone-maker DJI has launched the Osmo Mobile, an extension for smartphones that turns them into intelligent, precision camera systems. Using DJI’s signature three-axis gimbal stabilization and SmoothTrack™ technology, the Osmo Mobile enables smartphone users to shoot effortless, high-quality photos and videos on the go. In combination with the DJI GO App, cinematic... read more

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FLIR launches radiometric thermal camera for commercial drones

May 3, 2016By

FLIR Systems Inc. has announced the FLIR Vue Pro R, the latest member of FLIR Vue thermal imaging camera series for commercial drones. The new Vue Pro R adds radiometric functionality to the Vue Pro camera, giving drone operators the ability to save the pictures for post-flight image analysis and accurately measure the temperatures of individual image pixels. The camera... read more

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DJI Offers New Micro Cameras for UAVs

September 11, 2015By

DJI is offering two new cameras for its DJI Inspire 1 professional aerial camera platform. The new Zenmuse X5 is a commercially available micro four-thirds (M4/3) camera designed specifically for aerial use. With a large sensor, aerial image makers will be able to capture up to 13 stops of dynamic range, making it easy to capture high-resolution 16 megapixel photos or 4k, 24fps and... read more

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Phase One Offers iXU-R Cameras for UAVs

August 12, 2015By

Phase One Industrial, a manufacturer and provider of medium-format aerial digital photography equipment and software solutions, is offering the iXU-R camera series. Available in 80 MP, 60 MP and 60 MP achromatic versions, the cameras feature dedicated interchangeable 40 mm, 50 mm and 70 mm Phase One Rodenstock lenses equipped with central leaf shutters that can be quickly changed in the field, offering flexibility in aerial applications.... read more

Point Grey Adds High-Resolution Model to Grasshopper3 Camera Line

June 25, 2015By

High-performance digital camera maker Point Grey has added a new 12 MP CCD model to its Grasshopper3 USB3 Vision camera line. With high-resolution CCD image quality, high-dynamic range, and USB 3.0 interface, the Grasshopper3 is suited for a variety of demanding applications including industrial inspection, 3D scanning, microscopy and mobile mapping. The Grasshopper3 GS3-U3-120S6 models are based on color and monochrome versions of... read more

Rugged 360-Degree Action Camera Coming this Spring

January 6, 2015By

360fly, Inc., a maker of single-lens, 360-degree video cameras, will launch an action camera this spring. The camera will provide a seamless 360-degree field of view and interactive app-based video interface, the company said. 360fly is demonstrating the camera at this week’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, in Central Hall at VOXX booth #10417. “We’ve gone to great lengths to ensure we go... read more

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Nokia Lumia Smartphones Offer High-End Imaging

September 5, 2014By
The Nokia Lumia 830. Photo: Nokia

Microsoft Corp. has announced the Nokia Lumia 830, Lumia 735 and Lumia 730 Dual SIM smartphones running the latest Windows Phone 8.1 operating system, bringing industry-leading imaging technology to more affordable price levels. Microsoft also announced two new accessories that provide innovative ways for people to interact with their phones, plus the Lumia Denim update, which brings extra features and enhancements... read more

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Grasshopper3 Vision Camera Launched for Scientific Imaging

August 25, 2014By
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Point Grey, a designer and manufacturer of innovative, high-performance digital cameras, has added a 4.1-megapixel global shutter CCD to the Grasshopper3 family of high-quality, high-resolution USB 3.0 cameras. The new Grasshopper3 GS3-U3-41S4 models are based on color and monochrome versions of the Sony ICX808, a 1/1.8-inch global shutter EXview HAD CCD II sensor featuring 3.1 micron square pixels , and capable... read more

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