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240 MP DHS Panoramic Camera (ISIS)

The US Department of Homeland Security is developing a 240MP 8fps 'super' camera. We spoke with them in depth and prepared the following report on key technical, operational and pricing details: One of the main problems of tracking suspects with ...

By Carlton Purvis - over 6 years ago

Focusing Panoramic Cameras

Focusing panoramic cameras is really important. Indeed, after testing 9 different panoramic cameras across many manufacturers, we believe this must be done manually for each camera. This might seem unnecessary as panoramic cameras are, after all, ...

By Ethan Ace - over 6 years ago

First ImmerVision Powered Minidome (Brickcom)

Nearly a year after ImmerVision announced the world's smallest panomorph lens, Brickcom has designed it into a new line of compact minidomes, the MD-300/500 series. Historically, ImmerVision has been respected but the form factor/price point of it...

By Ethan Ace - over 6 years ago

Panoramic Camera Shootout 2013

Panoramic cameras are one of the hottest growing markets within surveillance. The combination of multi-megapixel resolution and super wide FoVs claims to deliver greater coverage than conventional cameras. But how well do they work and how do the ...

By Ethan Ace - over 6 years ago

IP Camera Competitive Guide 2013

IP cameras remain the main growth and competitive driver within the surveillance industry. Indeed, IP camera advances clearly led 2012 major events across the industry. In this report, we examine 4 key drivers and how they are changing the market:...

By John Honovich - over 6 years ago

D-Link Expands Cloud Camera Line

Unlike many, D-Link offers their cloud services free of charge, though their camera line has been limited to only a handful of options. To remedy this and fill out the line, they have announced new models, including outdoor and panoramic options t...

By Ethan Ace - almost 7 years ago

PTZs vs 360 / Panoramics

One of the toughest but most important emerging choices is when to use PTZs vs panoramic cameras. It pits one of the most overhyped technologies of the past decade (PTZs) versus one of the most overhyped ones of this decade (panoramics), yet both ...

By John Honovich - almost 7 years ago

Everyone's Going 360

For more than a decade, panoramic cameras have been the next big thing (remember IPIX?). However, adoption struggled for year, but now new product options and integrations are increasing their acceptance. In this note, we examing the reasons for t...

By Ethan Ace - almost 7 years ago

Axis Goes Panoramic (M3007-P)

While fisheye panoramic cameras have been around for more than a decade, over the last few years momentum has accelerated with a number of new entrants. Now, Axis is launching its own panoramic camera - the M3007, sure to accelerate the market. In...

By Ethan Ace - almost 7 years ago

360 / Panoramic Cameras Selection

A number of important considerations should be factored in when selecting Panoramic / 360 degree cameras. Key ones include: (1) limited VMS support, (2) low light issues, (3) Wide Dynamic Range problems, (4) pixel density limitations and (5) mount...

By John Honovich - almost 7 years ago

Winners and Losers Fall 2012

Recently, surveillance innovation has been underwhelming. Indeed, this Spring, it hit a low point, with incremental advances in video quality and a boost for edge storage being the most notable trends, raising questions about what would come in th...

By John Honovich - almost 7 years ago

360 Thermal Camera (HGH IR Revolution)

Everyone seems to be going 360, even thermal cameras now. While panoramic cameras provide sweeping coverage area, traditional approaches could not 'see' very far nor terribly well in the dark. Now, a new high end and expensive thermal 360 offering...

By Ethan Ace - almost 7 years ago

Sentry360 FullSight 180 Cameras Examined

180 and 360 degree cameras continue to increase in popularity, with a number of manufacturers releasing new product in the past year. Sentry360, best known for their 360º line, has now announced two models of 180º cameras to compliment them. In th...

By Ethan Ace - about 7 years ago

Panoramic MP Cop Cams (Panasonic)

Cop cams seen on TV are usually grainy and shaky with a narrow field of view. While they are helpful in providing evidence and assisting in arrests, these have been significant limitations. Now, Panasonic is offering a new model of body worn camer...

By Ethan Ace - about 7 years ago

World's Smallest Panomorph Lens Reviewed

ImmerVision has been promoting the 'world's smallest panomorph lens', a lens that will be more than 80% smaller than its existing surveillance line. With interest growing in panoramic surveillance, what impact will this release have? In this note,...

By Ethan Ace - over 7 years ago

AMG Panogenics Panocam Examined

British manufacturer AMG Panogenics has announced its first entry in the panoramic camera space, the PanoCam360. This camera claims more advanced specs and features than many in the industry, including 5-megapixel resolution and multiple camera st...

By Ethan Ace - over 7 years ago

Sentry 360 Panoramic Cameras

In this update, we will examine the panoramic camera offerings of Sentry360. This camera line differs from competitors in key ways, with a broader line, increased resolution, and wider VMS support. We will look at these features, pricing, and how ...

By Ethan Ace - over 7 years ago

Wavestore VMS Overview

We occasionally receive questions from users regarding UK-based VMS provider Wavestore, known best by many for their analog and hybrid recording solutions. In this update, we will examine their offerings and potential competitive advantages.Produc...

By Ethan Ace - over 7 years ago

Pixord Panoramic Cameras Examined

Low-cost IP camera provider Pixord has released two panoramic models targeting much lower price points than competitors, along with potentially simpler integration. However, Pixord has not been clear about what drawbacks might exist. In this updat...

By John Honovich - almost 8 years ago

Axis P5544 Panoramic PTZ Camera Examined

In this note, we examine the Axis P5544, Axis's first panoramic camera and one of the most novel offerings in the market - combining both optical/mechanical PTZ functionality and panoramic / 360 degree imaging. The big question we focus on inside ...

By John Honovich - almost 8 years ago

Low Cost Professional IP Cameras Comparison

"Too expensive" is probably the most frequent complaint about IP cameras. While IP cameras have clearly come down in price in the last few years, they are still, on average, notably more expensive than analog cameras. Though it is becoming easier ...

By Ethan Ace - almost 8 years ago

ImmerVision's 5MP 360 Lens Examined

Panoramic lens designer ImmerVision has announced a new 5MP version of their IMV series of lenses. In this update, we will examine whether this nearly 4x increase in resolution over their current lenses may help to alleviate recurring issues with ...

By Ethan Ace - almost 8 years ago

2011 Mid Year Video Surveillance Review

The first half of 2011 featured a number of important shifts within the video surveillance industry. In this report, we provide an overview of the key elements and share the 2011 Mid Year Video Surveillance Guide - a 265 page PDF report - with our...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

Poll Results and Webinar Recorded Video

On April 20th, nearly 100 IPVM Pro Members participated in a webinar discussing 'Winners and Losers Spring 2011'. Interest from members focused heavily on PSIM and analytics.We start with a brief overview and provide the full 1 hour recorded webin...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

Winners and Losers Spring 2011

Now that the dust has settled from the numerous new announcements of the last month, we can better understand the impact on the overall video surveillance market. This Spring has been highly active. While overall new product announcements were re...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

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