Image Sensor Chaos – Sony Pregius vs ON-Semi Python – What is best for my camera application?

  Which image sensor and camera is best for my application? This is total Chaos with so many new sensors! The image sensor market has rapidly changed in the past year, and has become very chaotic in determining the best image sensor and camera for an application.   Sony and ON-Semiconductor have both launched a family …

All I want for Christmas are new camera models!

Camera manufacturers have been extremely busy leading up to the end of year.  With the introduction of new Sony Pregius and ON-Semiconductor image sensors, the product releases have been abundant!  1st Vision has recapped some of the latest releases you may have missed from Dalsa, Allied Vision, IDS Imaging and JAI.  These exciting releases provide us with …

SVS-Vistek IP67 cameras with direct drive for LED illumination

SVS-VISTEK makes it easier and more cost efficient to integrate industrial cameras for machine vision into harsh environments.  The BlackLine Series ECO and ECO^2 cameras are equipped with water and dust proof housings (IP67 protection) and M12 connectivity for industrial wiring.  This series features direct drive and control of LED illumination from the camera eliminating …

USB3.0 Hybrid Active Optical Cables provide high speed and distance! – up to 50M

USB3 works great at full bandwidth at 3 meters, and usually even at 5 meters, although we have found instances where certain combinations of motherboards, cameras, and cables have not been 100%. Fortunately, we have the solution. 1st Vision offers both active electrical cables, and introducing Hybrid Active Optical cables.   Hybrid Active Optical CablesHybrid …