TITLE

Choosing a camera for a vision system

AUTHOR(S)
Fife, Jerry
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Vision Systems Design;Feb2004, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a guide in selecting a camera for a vision system. Questions for identifying the key imaging characteristics required of a camera; Features of the resolution of a camera; Importance of sensor size in selecting lens; Relationship of the aperture number with the sensitivity of a camera; Relationship of the lux readings with the camera's capability of imaging at low light level.
ACCESSION #
12340406

 

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