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, 27 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT 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...Tamron announces development of new 50mm F/1.8 fixed focal lenshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.15589.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.15589.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 31 Oct 2014 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 development of a new 50mm F/1.8 fixed focal lens in 1.1" format tuned for a pixel pitch of 3.1&micro;m.</p> <p><strong>Development concept</strong></p> <p>Cameras with Mega-pixel sensors for an array of industrial applications, including production equipment, chip mounters, various test apparatus, machining centres and the like, are migrating towards even higher pixel counts of late.</p> <p>Tamron offers an extensive range of optics for a whole variety of customer needs so customers can pick and choose the best solution for their own applications. Users of certain types of equipment require particularly high-fidelity images.</p> <p>In addition to the FA (Factory Automation) series of lenses for high-pixel count imagers currently available, Tamron developed the 1.1" M111FM50 to support...Arecont Vision previews latest developments in panoramic megapixel imaging at ASIS International 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-177-ga.15268.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-177-ga.15268.htmlEvents NewsMon, 29 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 186px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The two next generation panoramic cameras include 5MP SurroundVideo and 12MP SurroundVideo with motorised lenses</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/arecont-vision.html" class="blue_bold">Arecont Vision</a>&reg;, the industry leader in IP megapixel camera technology, is previewing the company&rsquo;s latest developments in panoramic megapixel imaging at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/asis-international-2014.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS 2014</a> (booth# 337). The two...Tamron announces development of LWIR 35-105mm F/1.0 zoom lens with built in Vibration Compensationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.15195.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.15195.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 23 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Tamron Co., Ltd., Saitama, Japan, a specialised manufacturer of optics and one of the leading companies in the security/surveillance equipment industry, announces the development of a derivative lens model from the existing high-performance LWIR 35-105mm F/1.0 zoom lens with built in VC (Vibration Compensation: optical image stabilisation system). Now, featuring a standard screw-in mount (M34, P0.5) enhancing its versatility in system integration by offering flexibility in communication protocol.</p> <p><strong>Product development concept</strong></p> <p>With the addition of LQZ3X3510V model with the screw-in mount and the VC functionality, the lineup of zoom lenses covering the most popular focal length of 35-105mm is to be comprised of three, including the small and light-weight LVZ3X3516N and LVZ3X3516A. It is expected that the expanded product offering will contribute to facilitating use of the LWIR zoom lenses with the right features for the right installation conditions...Dahua adds 720p IR HAC-HFW1100R-VF box camera and IR dome HAC-HDBW1100R-VF to HDCVI portfoliohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-4902-ga-npr.15070.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-4902-ga-npr.15070.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 05 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Dahua Technology, a world-leading manufacturer and supplier of video surveillance products headquartered in Hangzhou, China introduced two new vari-focal HDCVI cameras &mdash;- 720p IR box camera HAC-HFW1100R-VF and IR dome HAC-HDBW1100R-VF, which further completes its HDCVI portfolio.</p> <p>These two vari-focal HDCVI cameras output clear and crisp images 25/30 frame per second at 720p, and their focal length reaches 2.7-12mm, allowing a more flexible monitoring view, which means, one single camera can be adjusted for different target area based on users&rsquo; needs, and it only takes three steps to get focus-adjusting done: first, open the cover; second, loose, rotate and fasten the screws inside, and third, put the cover back; this super ease-of-use is quite favoured among small-to-medium scaled application owners who, for example, run retail stores, SOHO, hotel or manage a school or an organisation, asking for high definition image quality while having a budget concern.</p>...VIVOTEK SD8364E - next generation 1080p full HD speed dome network camerahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga-npr.14822.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga-npr.14822.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 11 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>VIVOTEK announced recently the launch of the next-generation 1080p Full HD speed dome network camera, SD8364E. This next-generation camera not only maintains all of the advanced features of its predecessor, the SD8363E, but also includes several new features, such as a 30x zoom lens, image defog and electronic image stabilisation (EIS) technology.</p> <p>Similar to the SD8363E, the SD8364E is designed with 360&deg;continuous pan and 220&deg; extended tilt range, which effectively alleviates dead angles. In addition, the upgraded 30x optical zoom lens enables the SD8364E to capture images in even greater detail at higher quality. This renders the SD8364E especially ideal for monitoring wide open indoor and outdoor spaces, where high-level reliability and precision under challenging surveillance conditions are always required. Featuring WDR Pro technology, SD8364E is capable of coping with challenging lighting conditions and generating image quality close to the capabilities of...Samsung Techwin America announces Access Direct Sales Inc. as manufacturer’s rep firm for Canadahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9381-ga.14819.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9381-ga.14819.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 11 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 53px; height: 294px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Access Direct is widely recognised for providing sales and marketing support across Canada</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/samsung-techwin-america.html" class="blue_bold">Samsung Techwin America</a> is pleased to announce that <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/access-direct-sales-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Access Direct Sales Inc.</a> is its new manufacturer&rsquo;s rep firm for Canada. Headquartered in Ottawa, Access Direct is widely recognised for providing comprehensive...Tamron announces development of two 1/1.8" 2MP ultra high resolution fixed-focal lenseshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.14808.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.14808.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 08 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Tamron Co., Ltd., a specialised manufacturer of optics and an industry leader in the security/surveillance products, announces development of two 1/1.8" 2MP ultra high resolution fixed-focal lenses for FA/ Machine Vision applications.</p> <p><strong>Development concept</strong></p> <p>High mega-pixel-count cameras that are deployed for an array of machine vision applications, including chip mounters, various types of test equipment, machining centres and the like, are rapidly accelerating the speed of migration toward higher-image-quality models that serve the needs of further advanced applications.</p> <p>Tamron endeavoured to satisfy those needs by virtue of expanding its line-up of mega-pixel lenses comprising of four high-resolution 1/1.8" 2MP fixed-focal-length models for FA/Machine Vision (M118FM08, M118FM16, M118FM25, M118FM50).</p> <p>In the years since the launch of those products, diversification and sophistication of the vision systems has become increasingly...