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High Speed Cameras

High-speed imaging is a tool that can help you understand the motion of subjects that move too fast for the human eye to see. It enables you to capture a sequence of images within a very small amount of time that you can play back at a slow rate of speed to understand what is happening with your subject.

Typical cameras only capture at 30 frames per second. Some high speed cameras can capture 4000 frames per second, or up to approximetely 50,000 frames per second at lower resolutions. Once they are played back at 30 frames per second, we see a detailed slow motion sequence.

Integrated Design Tools - IDT: High Speed Cameras
IDT Integrated Design Tools Redlake High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras


IDT MotionXtra N Series, High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

IDT Integrated Design Tools Redlake, High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

MotionXtra Nx Series - Extremely Compact


The Nx-Series design provides a unique solution for applications where space is a premium, including: microscopy, on-board automotive, airborne and underwater testing.

Unlike other "small" systems the Nx-Series is fully autonomous and thus does not require to be plugged in to a console. The camera shares the same sensors and has the same functionality as other comparatively larger devices. Thanks to a proprietary image compression algorithm the frame capacity is comparable to those of more traditional cameras.

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More info at IDT's Website: Nx Series


IDT MotionXtra N Series, High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

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MotionPro Y Series - Highly Configurable


A ""state-of-the-art"" CMOS sensor combined with the most advanced features we and our customers could think of, resulted in a new product line: the Y-series.

The Y3 captures 1280 x 1024 images with a speed of 1000 fps (up to 2000 fps in Plus mode and frame rates up to 100,000 fps possible at lower vertical resolution. The Y4 captures 1024 x 1024 images with a speed of 4000 fps (up to 8000 fps in Plus mode and frame rates up to 256,000 fps possible at lower vertical resolution. The Y5 captures 2352 x 1728 images with a speed of 500 fps (up to 1000 fps in Plus mode and frame rates up to 39,000 fps possible at lower vertical resolution).
The Y6 captures 1504 x 1128 images with a speed of 1200 fps.
The Y7 is offered with 2-megapixel resolution in three speed grades recording full res video at 5,000, 7,500 and 9,000 fps.

A large internal RAM memory, up to 64 GB accommodates long recording times. Two interfaces (Gigabit Ethernet or USB-2) accommodate easy communication with multiple cameras (a mix of Y, X, M and MotionXtra cameras).

The new design offers a high refresh rate during recording and playback through the digital HDMI-output. The use of composite materials and a smart mechanical design results in a shock resistant camera up to 100G. The optional battery pack offers backup of the images in case of a power surge but also autonomous use up to 30 minutes.

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IDT MotionScope M Series, High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

IDT Integrated Design Tools Redlake High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

MotionScope M Series - Direct to Computer


The MotionScope M-series comprises two configurations of area scan cameras that are designed for use in industrial and research environments. The M-3 features a 1.3 megapixel sensor delivering over 500 fps via a standard Camera Link® interface, whereas the M-5 provides a very high resolution image with 4 million pixels and sustained rates over 150 fps. The camera electronics are packaged in a very compact and rugged housing capable of withstanding high g-forces and vibration.

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More info at IDT's Website: M Series


High Speed Cameras by PCO Imaging
PCO Imaging, High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

PCO Imaging, High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

PCO Imaging,High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

pco.dimax HS

  • Options:
    HS1: 1000 x 1000 pixel
    HS2: 1400 x 1050 pixel
    HS4: 2000 x 2000 pixel

  • >7000 fps @ 1000 x 1000 pixels
  • 12 bit dynamic range
  • 2277 fps @ 2000 x 2000 pixels
  • 5469 fps @ 1440 x 1050 pixels
  • No Additional black reference calibration required
  • excellent image quality
  • exposure time range 1.5 µs - 40ms
  • multiple trigger interface optimized for automotive applications
  • master-slave camera sychronisation ( up to 5 cameras )
  • IRIG B timecode function
  • image memory in camera ( up to 12792 images full frame )

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pco.dimax HD / HD+

  • HD: 1547 fps @ full resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • HD+: 1166 fps @ full resolution 1920 x 1440 pixels

  • 12 bit dynamic range
  • No Additional black reference calibration required
  • excellent picture and colour quality
  • exposure time range 1.5 µs - 40ms
  • multiple trigger interface optimized for automotive applications
  • master-slave camera sychronisation ( up to 5 cameras )
  • IRIG B timecode function
  • image memory in camera ( up to 12792 images full frame )
  • smart battery control
  • image memory in camera (camRAM up to 36 GB)


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pco.dimax S

  • 1279 fps @ full resolution 2016 x 2016 pixels
  • 12 bit dynamic range
  • 4502 fps @ 1008 x 1000 pixels
  • No Additional black reference calibration required
  • excellent image quality
  • exposure time range 1.5 µs - 40ms
  • multiple trigger interface optimized for automotive applications
  • master-slave camera sychronisation ( up to 5 cameras )
  • IRIG B timecode function
  • image memory in camera ( up to 12792 images full frame )


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PCO Imaging,High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

PCO Imaging,High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

pco.1200 hs

  • 636f ps at full resolution (1357 fps at VGA)
  • extremely fast image recording - 1 GB/s
  • 10 bit dynamic range
  • exposure time range 50 ns - 5 s
  • image memory in camera (camRAM up to 4 GB)
  • high resolution (1280 x 1024 pixel)
  • interframing time 75 ns



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pco.1200 s

  • 501 fps at full resolution (1068 fps at VGA)
  • extremely fast image recording - 820 MB/s
  • 10 bit dynamic range
  • exposure time range 1 µs - 1 s
  • image memory in camera (camRAM up to 4 GB)
  • high resolution (1280 x 1024 pixel)



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PCO Imaging,High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

hsfc pro

  • four channel MCP-image intensifier camera
  • fast shutter down to 3 ns
  • excellent system sensitivity of the system allows single photon detection
  • 12 bit dynamic range
  • ultra fast recording of up to 4 full resolution images with 1 ns interframing time, in double mode 8 frames


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Southern Vision Systems Inc - SVSI: High Speed Cameras
SVSi,High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras


SVSi is a manufacturer of high speed cameras for slow-motion digital video analysis. Their portable, easy-to-use camera systems feature SVSi's proprietary image-cued triggering capability. All systems come with software for recording and play-back of digital video.


StreamView LR, portable,High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

SVSi,High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

StreamView-LR Portable


A portable battery-powered high-speed camera for sports analysis, machine troubleshooting, or slow motion replay. Record for several seconds to RAM or for hours to disk array. Full video recording software included.

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High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

SVSi,High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

ProStream Digital Video Recording Software


ProStream software is an easy to use GigE Vision camera software package for recording streaming video. With an intuitive user interface and low cost, ProStream is perfect for both novice and advanced users. ProStream is capable of recording uncompressed video from up to 4 Gigabit ethernet cameras at VGA (640 x 480) resolution, each running at 200 frames-per-second or up to 10 cameras running at 30 frames-per-second. You can record digital video directly to the computer's RAM or to a dedicated disk array for hours on end with ProStream'suser friendly graphical interface.

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