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General Camera Information

Camera information

FireWire Connectors
FireWire cameras have two 6-pin FireWire connectors (ports), allowing several devices to be daisy-chained. The FireWire cable carries image data, power and ...
Wed, 22 May, 2019 at 4:08 PM
Gigabit Ethernet Connectors
GigE cameras have a single GigE RJ45 connection.  The GigE cable carries image data and control signals.  The connector is compatible with standard Cat5E an...
Mon, 6 Feb, 2023 at 3:18 PM
PL-A662 not recognized in Windows 10
In certain instances a variety of Firewire (IEEE 1394) cards will not be able to read the camera. The problem can be solved by installing an IEEE 1394 card ...
Thu, 21 Jun, 2018 at 4:56 PM
Bayer Patterns
Colour cameras have a property known as a Bayer pattern. This pattern refers to how the pixels are arranged on the camera sensor itself in each 2x2 section ...
Wed, 27 Dec, 2023 at 11:07 AM