Kowa LM6HC Helping To Conduct Research of Reefs in Gulf of Mexico

(Image courtesy of FWC) For the past several years, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission – specifically Fisheries Independent Monitoring (FIM) has been conducting ongoing research at the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico – studying reef fish populations and gathering independent data.  This is done using camera pods which can be dropped to depths of 180 meters. The Kowa LM6HC 1″ 6mm F1.8 C-Mount lens is paired with a GigE output machine vision camera from Flir which are deployed in a stereo set up to provide recorded video, which is then later analyzed once the pods are retrieved.  … Continue reading Kowa LM6HC Helping To Conduct Research of Reefs in Gulf of Mexico

Introducing Computar’s Ruggedized Lens Series for Machine Vision

The MPW2-R Series Ruggedized Mechanical Design Minimizes Image Aberrations from Shock and Vibration As machine vision applications continue to expand into more demanding environments, maintaining optical integrity with vibrations, shocks, and temperature changes is critical. Computar has designed the MPW2-R … Continue reading Introducing Computar’s Ruggedized Lens Series for Machine Vision

Computar Introduces 12 Megapixel Lens Series

Computar, a leading lens manufacturer operated by CBC Group, has launched a new family of larger format, C-mount, fixed focal length lenses. The MPY Series is a 12 Megapixel lens that supports pixel sizes down to 3.45µm.  Available in focal lengths … Continue reading Computar Introduces 12 Megapixel Lens Series

VS Technology SV-2514V 1″ 25mm F1.4 Manual C-Mount Lens, Megapixel Rated

VS Technology SV-2514V 1″ 25mm F1.4 Manual C-Mount Lens, Megapixel Rated Customers in search of a very economically priced (under $100), compact size 1″ format 25mm C-Mount lens should consider the VS Technology SV-2514V.  Besides being megapixel rated and having … Continue reading VS Technology SV-2514V 1″ 25mm F1.4 Manual C-Mount Lens, Megapixel Rated