Considerations in selecting a lens for a large format camera sensor

For most cameras in the automated imaging marketplace, the sensor sizes are 1” and less. (1″  sensors have 16mm image circle/diameters) Note the size in inches and the image circle size in millimeters do NOT match!  1” does not convert to 16mm!.  But that is a topic for another blog post!) Industrial cameras with C/CS …

10 key things you need to know when selecting a machine vision lens

Improper selection of the correct quality and type of machine vision lens can make your camera selection useless!   In many cases, we see customers attempting to choose a low quality lens for a camera that really needs quality optics to resolve the pixel sizes. Conversely, we also see customers trying to over specify a lens, where …

Learn about FUJI’s HF-XA-5M (5 Megapixel) lens series which resolves 3.45um pixel pitch sensors! Perfect for cameras with Sony Pregius image sensors.

  FUJINON has continued to expand its HF-XA-5M product line with the new 5 MegaPixel lens (MP) series.   These lenses provide the resolving power required for the popular Sony Pregius Image sensors with 2/3″ formats and 3.45um pixel pitch.   For any cameras using the Sony Pregius 5 MP IMX264 and IMX250 sensors, these …

New High Resolution 1.1” Lenses are a perfect fit for the new Sony 1.1” 12 MP Sensor cameras

Sony’s Pregius image sensor line has continued to expand to higher resolutions and sizes.  The latest 12 megapixel, Pregius IMX304 sensor has a 3.45um pixel pitch which requires a 1.1″ lens to prevent vignetting. In order to obtain optimal contrast within an image using this sensor,  a lens supporting at least 145 line pairs / …