SourceSecurity.com RSS - CCTV camera lenses news SourceSecurity.com RSS - CCTV camera lenses news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/pc/lenses.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Fri, 10 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 10 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT Tamron C001 zoom lens named best CSC entry level lens at TIPA Awardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.17145.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.17145.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 10 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Tamron Co., Ltd. (President &amp; CEO: Morio Ono), a leading manufacturer of precision optics, has announced that the company's first high-power zoom lens designed for Micro Four Thirds mirrorless interchangeable-lens cameras, the 14-150mm F/3.5-5.8 Di III (Model C001), has been named BEST CSC ENTRY LEVEL LENS at the TIPA AWARDS 2015.</p> <p>CSC cameras promise a lighter and more portable photographic experience. In line with this approach, Tamron has created a lightweight and compact MFT (Micro Four Thirds) compatible lens. Delivering an impressive (equivalent) focal length range of 28-300mm, the lens weighs a mere 285g (10.1 oz) with a 80.4mm (3.16 inches) in length (unextended). Constructed of 17 elements in 13 groups, the lens has an impressive close focusing distance of 0.5 metres (1.64 feet) and contains AD (Anomalous Dispersion) glass as well as hybrid aspherical and LD (low dispersion) elements. An IF (internal focusing) system means the lens does not extend during...Interpol World 2015: Tamron to exhibit thermal imaging lenseshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga.17142.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga.17142.htmlEvents NewsFri, 10 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 231px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p class="mgnt10b10"><strong>Tamron booth will showcase thermal imaging lenses like 3x optical zoom lens<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p class="mgnt10b10"><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/tamron-co-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Tamron Co., Ltd.</a> announces that the company will exhibit thermal imaging lenses at the coming event, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/interpol-world-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Interpol World 2015</a> Expo in Singapore from April 14 (Tue) - 16 (Thu), 2015.</p> <p>At Tamron booth, the company...MIPS 2015: Tamron to exhibit security surveillance productshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9251-ga-co-1637-ga.17140.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9251-ga-co-1637-ga.17140.htmlEvents NewsFri, 10 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 232px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p class="mgnt10b10"><strong>Tamron will exhibit IR corrected Mega-Pixel Vari-Focal lenses, ITS traffic surveillance lens </strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p class="mgnt10b10"><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/tamron-co-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Tamron Co., Ltd.</a> announces that the company will exhibit its Security (Surveillance) products at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/mips-2015.html" class="blue_bold">MIPS 2015</a> scheduled to be held at ALL-Russian Exhibition Center (VVC Fairgrounds) in...Tamron M13VG550IR vari-focal lens for visible and NIR light environmentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.16977.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.16977.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 30 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Tamron Co., Ltd., Saitama, Japan (President &amp; CEO: Morio Ono), specialised manufacturer of optics and one of the leading companies in the security/surveillance equipment industry announces the development of a Vari-Focal lens supporting mega-pixel resolution and NIR bandwidth for security/surveillance use.</p> <p><strong>Development concept</strong></p> <p>Tamron has been selling 1/3" 5-50mm F/1.4 (Model M13VG550) for integration with CS-mount box-type cameras, for a wide range of uses including street surveillance and traffic monitoring, setting a standard for <em>"High-Resolution Vari-Focal Lens"</em> in the industry. While the lens gained a solid reputation as a high-quality/high-sensitivity telephoto Vari-Focal lens, box-type surveillance cameras utilising the NIR light range have noticeably grown.&nbsp;</p> <p>1/3" 5-50mm F/1.6 (Model M13VG550IR) is developed addressing such needs with the bandwidth expanded to the NIR range while retaining a focal length range the...Counter Terror Expo 2015: dedicated to mitigate the threat of terrorism in UK and abroadhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4970-ga-co-824-ga.16941.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4970-ga-co-824-ga.16941.htmlEvents NewsFri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 3px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>CTX to showcase the latest technology, equipment, and training services which will strongly assist anti-terror services</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/counter-terror-expo-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Counter Terror Expo (CTX)</a>, the leading international exhibition and conference dedicated to mitigating the threat of terrorism, will be staged at Olympia, London on April 21 and 22, 2015. <p>The event comes at a time when the threat from terrorism across much of the world is at...MOBOTIX AG secures access to Specialized Bicycle Components headquartershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1164-ga-co-11478-ga-co-4177-ga.16860.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1164-ga-co-11478-ga-co-4177-ga.16860.htmlApplications NewsWed, 18 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 9px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The system allowed Specialized to set up flexible access control and monitoring options at multiple locations<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/mobotix-ag.html" class="blue_bold">MOBOTIX AG</a>, a leading manufacturer of digital high-resolution, network-based video security systems has released details of a project at Specialized Bicycle Components in the UK to secure access to its headquarters, workshop and showroom protecting high value engineering tools and concept models.</p> <p><strong><span style="color: #777777; font-family:...Adoption of network IP in UK: Integration with business intelligence cited as key factor by retailershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-6671-ga-co-9943-ga.16820.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-6671-ga-co-9943-ga.16820.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 17 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 4px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>An average of 31% of retailers said that integration with business intelligence applications their main driver for adopting network IP</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>According to the latest annual Centre for Retail Research (CRR) survey into the use of CCTV in retail &ndash; commissioned by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="blue_bold">Axis Communications</a>, the global market leader in network video &ndash; over a quarter (27%) of UK retailers cite <em>&lsquo;integration with business intelligence...Intersec 2015: BSIA members experience positive responsehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-625-ga-co-882-ga-co-5478-ga-co-1386-ga-co-1623-ga-co-1645-ga-co-1813-ga.16670.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-625-ga-co-882-ga-co-5478-ga-co-1386-ga-co-1623-ga-co-1645-ga-co-1813-ga.16670.htmlEvents NewsFri, 27 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 13px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The BSIA-organised UK Pavilion the focal point of the highest-ever turnout of UK companies</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <span class="blue_bold"><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/intersec-dubai-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Intersec exhibition</a></span> held in Dubai last month is fast becoming a must attend event for British security providers. Members of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/british-security-industry-association-bsia.html" class="blue_bold">British Security Industry...I-View launches Ex-Ether IR bullet network camerahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1920-ga-npr.16624.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1920-ga-npr.16624.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 25 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>I-View Long distance network camera, an all-in-one design which not only solve distance problem but also reduces costs.</p> <p><strong>The long distance transmission</strong></p> <p>The long distance which able to transmit signals for a longer distance over existing coaxial cable and via single UTP cable.<br /> I-View&rsquo;s Ex-Ether&reg; IR Bullet Network Camera delivers Ethernet/PoE up to 600 meters distance still using UTP or coax cable. It&rsquo;s good for installers because of the flexibility and convenience functions make it save the time to set up network cameras.</p> <p><strong>Encrypted protection</strong></p> <p>128-bit AES encrypted communication for transient protection, more secure for the video data transmission.<br /> It is very easy for a hacker to simply monitor your IP address, and makes sure that only the people you want to have access to your critical information to have it.</p> <p><strong>Motorised lens</strong></p> <p>Remains in focus in both narrow...Panasonic surveillance cameras installed at whg in West Midlandshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16583.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16583.htmlApplications NewsThu, 19 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 4px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>This security solutions saves the whg Security Team from manually patrolling through the hundreds of cameras</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Formed in 2003, whg is one of the West Midlands&rsquo; leading providers of social housing. The group owns and manages around 19,000 properties across Walsall, housing nearly 40,000 people, a fifth of the borough&rsquo;s population.</p> <p>whg Technical Specialist, Paul Martin, said, <em>&ldquo;Before the surveillance system was installed, we relied on foot patrols to monitor the blocks every...Brickcom attracts visitors through its cutting-edge technology and end-to-end solution at Intersec 2015 in Dubaihttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5039-ga-co-3415-ga-co-5478-ga.16487.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5039-ga-co-3415-ga-co-5478-ga.16487.htmlEvents NewsMon, 09 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The world's 1st long-distance IR 20X zoom bullet amazed visitors with its built-in over 100 meters IR illuminators<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/brickcom-corp.html" class="blue_bold">Brickcom Corporation</a>, a leading IP surveillance solution provider, concentrates on developing the advanced technology and providing customers with the innovative products. In January, Brickcom actively joined <a...Arecont Vision camera captures robber’s face: Image "couldn’t be clearer"http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-sb.16428.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-sb.16428.htmlSecurity BeatTue, 03 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p><em>&ldquo;The quality couldn&rsquo;t be clearer &ndash; something the police hope will help capture the criminal you are about to see.&rdquo;</em> The local news report then shows an image from the surveillance camera video of an ATM robbery in Arlington, Texas.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga.16415.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">The video</span> depicts a black Kia automobile rolling up to a Wells Fargo ATM</a>, and the 21-year-old female driver makes a withdrawal. The video then shows a robber sneaking around the ATM and surprising the victim. He&rsquo;s holding a cell phone in one hand and a pistol in the other. In the news report, the victim recalls: <em>&ldquo;He didn&rsquo;t say anything until he got up to my window. I didn&rsquo;t see him or hear him. He just popped up in the front and was like &lsquo;hey, give me the money.&rsquo;&rdquo;</em> Then the robber forced the victim at gun point into the trunk of her own...Caught on camera: Arecont Vision dome camera spots woman forced into car trunk at gunpointhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga.16415.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga.16415.htmlApplications NewsTue, 03 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p><em>"The only witness is a surveillance camera which caught the young man staring directly into the lens."<br /></em></p> <p></p> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/arecont-vision.html" class="blue_bold">Arecont Vision</a> released footage of their surveillance camera installed at Wells Fargo drive-in ATM in Arlington, Texas of a&nbsp;robbery and kidnapping which was released to several media outlets. See more megapixel cameras from Arecont Vision <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/products-search-results/ip-dome-cameras.html?attr2137=&amp;attr2136=&amp;attr2139=&amp;chkattr2179=1&amp;attr2153=&amp;attr2157=&amp;attr2149=&amp;attr2143=&amp;attr2150=&amp;make_id=1258" class="blue_bold">here</a>.</p>Panasonic surveillance system installed at Swincar Nurseries in West Yorkshirehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16283.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16283.htmlApplications NewsThu, 22 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>In Autumn 2014, a further two Panasonic surveillance cameras were added to the system</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>A growing nursery based in Guiseley, West Yorkshire, has protected the business whilst improving customer service with a Panasonic surveillance system.</p> <p>After a spate of incidents, Swincar Nurseries, a family-run business, installed a Panasonic surveillance system consisting of 11 cameras and a digital video recorder in 2011.</p> <p>In Autumn 2014, a further two <a...Vicon appoints Jennifer Hones as National Distribution Program Managerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1756-ga-co-2060-ga.16276.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1756-ga-co-2060-ga.16276.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 21 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>In this new role, Jennifer will create, implement and manage new distribution programs and channel development</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/vicon-industries.html" class="blue_bold">Vicon Industries, Inc.</a>(&ldquo;Vicon&rdquo;), a leading manufacturer of video surveillance equipment, is pleased to announce that as part of our new strategic direction towards establishing a two-tier sales distribution model, Jennifer Hones has joined Vicon as National Distribution Program Manager.</p> <p>Jennifer brings successful project and partnership program...Diverse transportation sector full of opportunity for security markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1097-ga.16101.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1097-ga.16101.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 08 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 166px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Security technologies are used in a wide variety of locations and environments in the transportation vertical</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Transportation is among the more diverse markets within the security industry, consisting of multiple non-homogeneous segments and some varied sub-segments, too. Transportation means a lot of different things to a lot of different people. Typically, the transportation<strong> </strong>vertical includes any entities responsible for moving people and goods &ndash; that would encompass public...MOBOTIX AG appoints Dr. Tristan Haage as Chief Sales Officerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1164-ga.16131.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1164-ga.16131.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 05 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Dr. Haage, will assume responsibility in the Management Board starting 1st April 2015<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The Supervisory Board of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/mobotix-ag.html" class="blue_bold">MOBOTIX AG</a> has appointed Dr. Tristan Haage as a new member of the Management Board for the area of Sales. With a PhD in physics, Dr. Haage comes from Kaiserslautern and will assume responsibility in the Management Board starting 1st April 2015. With Dr. Haage, MOBOTIX AG gains a leader with many...Impact of 4K cameras to accelerate in 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9935-ga.15989.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9935-ga.15989.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 30 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Over the past year Sony has expanded its product lineup to include a range of capabilities</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Sony 2014/2015 Review and Forecast:</strong></p> <p>Many would agree that one of the most important trend in 2014 has been the emergence of 4K. We&rsquo;ve already seen the first 4K security cameras hit the market, at a premium price. Sony is already a champion of 4K technology, which offers a resolution that is four times greater than Full HD (1080p), making for a sharp and detailed visual image. 4K will become increasingly important...Competitive security market wants total solutions instead of productshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga.15971.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga.15971.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 24 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 261px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>With the entry of more manufacturers and mergers and acquisitions in the security industry, the competition is undoubtedly getting fiercer</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>VIVOTEK 2014/2015 Review and Forecast:&nbsp;</strong><br /><br />Total solutions have become more important than individual products in the industry. Security brands are starting to turn themselves into solution providers instead of product manufacturers. Moreover, with technology advancement, the adoption of intelligent video content analysis is on the rise. In addition to serving a security purpose, a <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/surveillance-systems.html"...Bosch honoured with 2014 U.S. Smart Partner award from Ingram Micro Inc.http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-10635-ga.15976.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-10635-ga.15976.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 12 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The honour recognises Bosch&rsquo;s successful working relationship with Ingram Micro</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/bosch-security-systems.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">Bosch Security Systems, Inc.</span></span></a> recently announced it has earned the 2014 U.S. Smart Partner award for Physical Security from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ingram-micro-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Ingram Micro Inc.</a> The...