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2014 Press Releases

Lumenera® Corporation Strengthens Presence in Germany

VISION 2014 - Stuttgart, Germany – November 3, 2014 – Lumenera Corporation, a leading manufacturer and developer of high performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions, announces today that they have appointed a Sales Engineer and Sales Director, based in Germany, to better serve the growing machine vision market in Europe.

As a global leader with cameras on all continents, the new Sales positions demonstrate Lumenera’s strong commitment to supporting and better understanding the needs of their customers and partners in the European market. “Having a Sales Engineer and Sales Director based in Germany, allows us to serve our customers in both the English and German language, and to gain deeper insight into local market needs in order to deliver superior pre- and post- sales support and services to our customers,” said Dany Longval, Vice President of Worldwide Sales, Lumenera Corporation.


To drive the company's European efforts, Lumenera has appointed Frank Steinborn as a Director of Sales, and Matthias Werner as a Sales Engineer. Both Frank and Matthias have experience in the machine vision industry and a wide range of industry contacts. There is an active machine vision market in Germany, and bringing them on board is a significant step toward increasing Lumenera’s penetration in the region and also allows the company to give additional support to existing customers.


Frank-SteinbornFrank Steinborn, Lumenera’s Director of Sales based in Munich, will help Lumenera to grow their OEM business within Europe. The machine vision camera market is a growing segment, using advanced vision technology to implement factory automation, transportation, biometrics, robotics, unmanned vehicles, military and other advanced applications. With more than 12 years’ sales experience in the industrial camera market, Frank brings excellent know-how in many different applications, profound technical knowledge and comprehensive market experience in Europe. Frank has a Master’s degree in Business Administration and Engineering.

 

Matthias WernerMatthias Werner, Lumenera’s Sales Engineer based in Bargteheide (close to Hamburg in North Germany), joins the company with over 9 years’ experience in both camera and sensor technical sales and applications. Matthias is a state Certified Engineer and Master Professional of Technical Management (CCI). He will be responsible for supporting the Sales team in the pre- and post- sales cycle and will act as the technical lead for new and existing customers looking for imaging solutions for new projects.  Matthias will work closely with the OEM Sales team to support new and existing customers by supporting the team as a trusted technical advisor delivering innovative and creative imaging solution designs.


“Adding these positions allows us to further support our local partners and increase communication with the German market place,” said Dany Longval, Vice President of Worldwide Sales, Lumenera Corporation. “We look forward to closely interacting with the market and expanding our presence through a variety of initiatives such as our continued membership with the EMVA, attending trade shows like Vision Stuttgart and delivering some of the most advanced imaging solutions on the market.”


Lumenera has been a long time member of the European Machine Vision Association (EMVA), which helps ensure that the cutting edge technology of machine vision is known and applied worldwide. The EMVA currently has 126 members, represents 23 countries from all over Europe and worldwide and continues to grow.


Visit Lumenera (Hall 1-F, Booth 79) at the Vision Show in Stuttgart from November 4 – 6, 2014. www.lumenera.com

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Lumenera® Corporation Announces USB3 Vision Certified Cameras

VISION 2014 - Stuttgart, Germany – November 3, 2014 – Lumenera Corporation, a leading manufacturer and developer of high performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions, announces today that their high performance USB 3.0 cameras, the Lt Camera Series, received certification with the USB3 Vision standard, which is appointed by the world's largest machine vision trade association, the AIA.

"USB3 Vision certification is a key strategic component for our industrial and scientific product line and roadmap," stated Nick Bulitka, Director of Business Technology Research. "Introducing USB3 Vision support in our cameras allows vision users and integrators to now leverage some of the highest performance camera technology on the market in an easy to use configuration within their USB3 Vision based system, marrying high performance and simplicity."

USB3 Vision, which is defined by the AIA, ensures that certified products are interoperable with a standard set of interfaces and APIs. This enables Lumenera cameras to work with a wider suite of third party software. The USB3 Vision interface is based on the standard USB 3.0 interface and uses USB 3.0 ports that will soon be standard on most PCs.

"While we have a large number of software partners that have developed drivers for our cameras, including our USB 2.0 solutions, being USB3 Vision certified adds support to simplify third party application integration for our customers," said Dany Longval, Vice President, Worldwide Sales. "Our USB3 Vision cameras simplify imaging by making our solutions interoperable with the most popular third party software programs in the industry, ensuring that we have the best camera for any USB 3.0 application."


To hear more about Lumenera's USB3 Vision certified solution, or to see our USB 3.0 cameras, visit Hall 1-F, Booth 79 at the Vision Show in Stuttgart from November 4 – 6, 2014.


To learn more about Lumenera's USB 3.0 cameras, visit www.lumenera.com/usb3/index.php.

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Industry's Fastest Sony ICX814 CCD Industrial USB 3.0 Camera Released by Lumenera Corporation

Ottawa, Ontario – July 29, 2014 Lumenera Corporation, a leading manufacturer and developer of high-performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions for industrial, scientific, surveillance and astronomy markets, announced today the release of the company's new high performance USB 3.0 industrial camera based on Sony's EXview HAD II ICX814 CCD sensor, running faster than any other USB 3.0 camera on this sensor at 19 frames per second (fps) at full 3376 × 2704 resolution.

The Lt965R is Lumenera's latest high-performance USB 3.0 CCD camera that draws the most from the industry leading Sony EXview HAD II sensor technology. The ICX814 sensor-based Lt965R reliably delivers full resolution frames at the maximum achievable speed of 19fps. This camera is ideal for industrial and scientific applications where high resolution and sensitivity are critical.

The camera includes 128 MB of onboard memory for frame buffering, which ensures dependable and reliable image delivery even in the most demanding environments. Unlike some competitive cameras, the Lt965R buffer technology delivers all frames at full speed and max resolution without introducing latency. The compact, robust design of this camera, measuring 43 x 43 x 65 mm, allows for easy integration into tight spaces and systems with 4 mounting points on all 4 sides. The locking USB 3.0 cabling and digital interface ensures a simple plug-and-play installation. No framegrabber is required. Simplified I/O cabling is provided through a locking Hirose connector supporting external power input along with 1 optically isolated output, 1 optically isolated input and 2 configurable I/O ports.

Lumenera's "R" designation identifies that this product has been engineered to provide industry leading low read and dark current noise. This camera is ideal for imaging under difficult lighting situations, and into the NIR range.

"The Lt965R camera capitalizes on the performance of the Sony ICX814 EXview HAD II CCD sensor, and is the only one to achieve 19fps at full resolution on USB 3.0. This is almost twice the speed of most other cameras using this same sensor" stated Eric Ramsden, Product Manager, Lumenera Corporation. "We have designed a first class camera that leverages the most out of this sensor. Customers seeking a high quality, high resolution, fast and low noise camera for industrial and life science applications will now have an optimal solution."

The Lt965R is available in color and monochrome, is now available for order. For more information on the Lt965R, or Lumenera's other USB 3.0 products visit http://www.lumenera.com/usb3/index.php.

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Lumenera® Releases Comprehensive Camera Series Solution for Fluorescence Microscopy

Ottawa, Ontario – July 8, 2014 - Lumenera Corporation, a leading manufacturer and developer of high-performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions for scientific, industrial and surveillance markets, released its new INFINITY Fluorescence Series Bundle; a fluorescence microscopy imaging solution consisting of high-end scientific cameras, feature-rich software packages and a 5 year warranty.

The INFINITY Fluorescence Series Bundle includes an INFINITY3 series camera, with feature rich software packages to provide customers with a complete imaging solution for fluorescence microscopy. Each bundle comes with INFINITY CAPTURE, an intuitive image capture program, and INFINITY ANALYZE software for advanced camera control, image processing, measurement and annotation. Customers that require a more comprehensive post-image processing, enhancement and analysis software with extensive measurement and customization features have access to a free 9 month trial version of Media Cybernetics® industry leading Image-Pro Premier. Completing the INFINITY Fluorescence Series bundle is the INFINITY Advantage Pack (LuIAP2), which provides customers with an extra INFINITY advanced features software module, and the peace of mind that comes with one advanced loaner hardware replacement, and extension of the warranty on the camera from 2 years to 5 years.

Lumenera's INFINITY Fluorescence Series cameras have a new sleek black enclosure, and feature Sony CCD sensors to offer high dynamic range, high sensitivity and optional thermoelectric cooling, resulting in excellent quality images and fast preview speeds. Customers can select the INFINITY3 series camera model that best meets their application needs, in color or monochrome. The cameras included in the series are the INFINITY3-1URF, INFINITY3-3URF and INFINITY3-1PF.

"Lumenera's INFINITY3 series cameras have proven to excel in fluorescence imaging – even under challenging conditions" said Eric Ramsden, Product Manager at Lumenera Corporation. "We are excited to provide our customers with a high-value, quality solution for a wide range of fluorescence applications, a field that has historically been dominated by much more expensive cooled cameras. Bundling the new black enclosure INFINITY3 series cameras with feature-rich software packages, is a way to offer more value to our customers while maintaining world-class quality and support."

As industry leaders, Lumenera and Media Cybernetics® have successfully partnered before to offer user-friendly integrated software solutions. "Lumenera's Fluorescence Series cameras are fully integrated into Image-Pro Premier software with a custom Capture Interface, which gives fluorescence microscopy customers complete access to maximum frame rates, live image adjustments, and all the benefits available from INFINITY cameras. This integrated solution enables users to easily access Image-Pro's sophisticated image processing, measuring, counting, and robust reporting tools to share image results" said Nick Beavers, Global Sales and Marketing Manager at Media Cybernetics.

The INFINITY Fluorescence Bundle is now shipping. For additional information on this product or any of Lumenera's INFINITY microscopy cameras, visit www.lumenera.com/products/microscopy-cameras/index.php.

About Media Cybernetics

Founded in 1981, Media Cybernetics develops image informatics solutions to automate research, development, and quality control processes in life science and industry. The company's products simplify and enhance image-based data collection and analysis to increase the accuracy and productivity of its customers. For more information about Media Cybernetics, visit www.mediacy.com.

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Media Contacts

Lumenera Corporation: Skylar Davies, Marketing Communications Specialist (t) 1-613-736-4077 x 120

Media Cybernetics: Stephen Hart, Marketing and Communications Manager (t) 1-301-495-3305 x 216

Lumenera® Corporation Releases Highly Sensitive 6.0 Megapixel CCD USB 3.0 Camera

AIA The Vision Show – Boston, Massachusetts – April 15, 2014 –Lumenera Corporation, a leading manufacturer and developer of high-performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions for industrial, scientific, surveillance and astronomy markets, announced today the release of the company’s new high performance USB 3.0 industrial camera based on Sony’s EXview HAD II ICX694 CCD sensor, running faster than any other USB 3.0 camera on this sensor at 27 frames per second (fps) at full 2752 x 2192 resolution.

The Lt665R is Lumenera’s latest high-performance USB 3.0 CCD camera that draws the most from the industry leading Sony EXview HAD II sensor technology. The ICX694 sensor-based Lt665R reliably delivers full resolution frames at the maximum achievable speed. The combination of the ICX694 sensor with an incredibly fast USB 3.0 data interface delivers up to 27 fps at full 6.0 megapixel resolution. This camera is ideal for applications where high speed, sensitivity and resolution are critical including traffic, tolling, ophthalmology, life sciences, metrology, high speed inspection, machine vision and NIR applications.

The Lt665R takes advantage of Lumenera’s unique memory buffer technology so frames are not lost while running the camera at the sensor’s maximum output. The compact, robust design of this camera, measuring 43 x 43 x 65 mm, allows for easy integration into tight spaces and systems with 4 mounting points on all 4 sides. The locking USB 3.0 cabling and digital interface ensure a simple plug-and-play installation. No framegrabber is required. Simplified I/O cabling is provided through a locking Hirose connector supporting external power input along with 1 optically isolated output, 1 optically isolated input and 2 configurable I/O ports.

Lumenera’s “R” designation identifies that this product has been engineered to provide industry leading low read and dark current noise. This combination provides imaging in difficult lighting situations, or even into the NIR range.

“Lumenera is excited to release the Lt665R camera which capitalizes on the performance of the Sony ICX694 EXview HAD II CCD sensor, and is the only one to achieve 27fps at full resolution on USB 3.0.” stated Eric Ramsden, Product Manager, Lumenera Corporation. “This camera has excellent sensitivity, provides high dynamic range with low noise, and reliable delivery of images through our advanced frame buffering technology.”

The Lt665R is available in color and monochrome, is now available for order. For more information on the Lt665R, or Lumenera’s other USB 3.0 products visit www.lumenera.com, or AIA The Vision Show, booth #422 from April 15-17, 2014.

Lumenera® Corporation Releases High Sensitivity, Low Noise, USB 3.0 Research-Grade Microscopy Camera

Ottawa, Ontario – April 14, 2014 - Lumenera Corporation, a leading manufacturer and developer of high-performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions for industrial, scientific, surveillance and astronomy markets, today released its new high performance USB 3.0 microscopy camera based on Sony’s EXview HAD II ICX674 sensor, running twice the speed of other USB 3.0 microscopy cameras on this sensor at 53 frames per second (fps) at full 1936 x 1456 resolution.

Lumenera’s INFINITY3-3UR is a higher resolution, high sensitivity research-grade microscopy camera that incorporates the innovative Sony ICX674 CCD 2.8 megapixel resolution sensor. The result is a camera that produces clear and detailed images, even when captured in low light environments such as fluorescence and NIR. This USB 3.0 camera is well suited for wide-field microscopy imaging applications requiring optimal color reproduction, increased resolution, high sensitivity and high speed.

The INFINITY3-3UR unleashes the high frame rate capability of the sensor by using a high-speed USB 3.0 data interface at 5 Gbits/s to send streaming video and still image capture to a computing platform. The INFINITY3-3UR takes advantage of Lumenera’s unique memory buffer technology so frames are not lost while running the camera at the sensor’s maximum output. Computer friendly USB 3.0 technology means that no framegrabber is required, eliminating the hassles and extra costs of integration.

The research-grade designation of the INFINITY3-3UR is a result of the low noise electronics, high-grade components and unique thermal management techniques implemented inside the camera. Together with Lumenera’s strong onboard image pre-processing, the end result is an industry-leading, low noise performance digital camera, unique in its class. The INFINITY3-3UR includes INFINITY ANALYZE software for advanced camera control, image processing, measurement and annotation, as well as INFINITY CAPTURE.

“Lumenera is proud to introduce the INFINITY3-3UR running faster than any other ICX674 USB microscopy camera on the market today. This camera is one of the few that fully delivers on the performance of the Sony ICX674 EXview HAD II CCD sensor, and is the only one to do so on USB 3.0.” stated Eric Ramsden, Product Manager, Lumenera Corporation. “In imaging tests, the INFINITY3-3UR exceeded our expectations and we are confident our customers will be thrilled with the amazing performance of this camera.”

The INFINITY3-3UR is available in color and monochrome, is now available and shipping. For additional information on this product or any of Lumenera’s INFINITY microscopy cameras, visit www.lumenera.com.

Lumenera® USB 3.0 Cameras Now Integrated with MVTec HALCON Software

Ottawa, Ontario – March 24, 2014– Lumenera Corporation, a leading manufacturer and developer of high-performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions for industrial, scientific, surveillance and astronomy markets, together with MVTec, an established international manufacturer of standard software products for machine vision, announced the integration of HALCON software together with Lumenera’s LuCam image acquisition software for its USB 3.0, USB 2.0, and GigE Vision cameras.

Lumenera’s USB 3.0 cameras are now supported by MVTec and Lumenera’s joint image acquisition interface (HALCON LuCam interface). Lumenera chose to integrate with HALCON’s comprehensive machine vision software that includes an integrated development environment (IDE) and is used worldwide. The latest release of the HALCON LuCam software maximizes the high-speed, high-resolution features of Lumenera’s USB 3.0 camera series, the Lt225, Lt425 and Lt365R. These families of cameras are designed for high-speed video streaming and image capture, by combining high-performance sensors with the latest USB 3.0 technology, to ensure fast image delivery even at their largest resolutions. Features of the latest HALCON LuCam interface include the ability to stream multiple cameras, image cropping, external trigger, as well as software control of exposure, focus, gain, iris, white balancing, strobe parameters, and digital input/output signals.

As industry leaders, Lumenera and MVTec have successfully partnered before to offer user-friendly integrated software solutions for machine vision applications. Lumenera’s complete portfolio of industrial megapixel cameras is supported by HALCON.

"Lumenera was one of the first members of the MVTec Image Acquisition Partner Program, having joined since it launched in 2007. Over the years, and with fruitful cooperation, we continuously extended and tested the dedicated HALCON LuCam interface.” stated Christoph Zierl, Director Product Management, MVTec Software GmbH. “We always ensure that new camera models are supported, and I'm happy to confirm that with this latest interface release, the benefits of the new USB 3.0 cameras can be easily used for all sorts of applications."

“This new integration with our USB 3.0 cameras opens up a wide variety of machine vision applications where high speed, high accuracy images are required. Our USB 3.0 cameras are built for rugged 24/7 use and ideally suited for applications such as high-speed inspection and motion control, OCR and OCV, bar coding, and defect analysis to name a few.” explains Dany Longval, Vice President, Worldwide Sales at Lumenera Corporation. “We are very pleased that our USB 3.0 customers can now take advantage of this joint solution and to our continued work with HALCON.”

The Lumenera HALCON solution is now available. Contact info@lumenera.com with your imaging requirements, or visit Lumenera online at www.lumenera.com for more information on these products and other custom/OEM imaging solutions. To learn more about MVTec’s HALCON visit www.halcon.com.

About MVTec
MVTec is a leading manufacturer of standard software for machine vision. MVTec products are used in all demanding areas of imaging: Semi-conductor industry, web inspection, quality control and inspection applications in general, medicine, 3D vision, and surveillance. MVTec has more than 30 established distributors, located throughout Europe, North and South America, Australia, and Asia (China, Japan, Korea, India et al.). In addition, MVTec, LLC works out of Boston, MA (USA), to better attend the North American market since 2007.
For more information refer to www.mvtec.com

Lumenera® Corporation Joins China Machine Vision Union (CMVU)

Ottawa, Ontario – March 12, 2014– Lumenera Corporation, a leading manufacturer and developer of high performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions for industrial, scientific and surveillance markets, today announced that it has joined the China Machine Vision Union (CMVU), a trade association representing the machine vision industry in China.

As a global leader with cameras on all continents, Lumenera joined the CMVU in order to better serve the growing machine vision market in China. The association promotes the development of the vision industry, and acts as a communication platform between local experts and customers. Additionally, it offers up-to-date information on new products and marketing activities including the upcoming International Machine Vision Exhibition taking place in Shanghai. Members are provided with current market data and opportunities in the industry, allowing Lumenera to have an advanced understanding of local requirements and trends.

“Becoming a member of the CMVU allows us to further support our local partner Titan Electro-Optics Co. Ltd. and increase communication with the Chinese market place.” said Dany Longval, Vice President of Worldwide Sales, Lumenera Corporation. “We look forward to closely interacting with the market and expanding our presence through a variety of initiatives such as our recently launched Chinese website, and delivering some of the most advanced imaging solutions on the market.”

“We are very excited to be working with Lumenera in our efforts to advance the understanding and use of imaging and vision technologies in China.” said Yin Chao of the CSIG Machine Vision Professional Committee.

The CMVU is the only machine vision trade association in China, and currently serves over seventy members from around the globe. For more information on Lumenera’s products visit www.lumenera.com,www.lumenera.com/cn/index.php, or the International Machine Vision Exhibition, booth #1112 (exhibiting in partnership with Titan Electro-Optics Ltd.) from March 18 to 20, 2014.

About CMVU China Machine Vision Union
The China Machine Vision Union was formed in 2011 as a subsidiary of the China Society of Image and Graphics (CSIG). The machine vision professional committee under CMVU is the only is the only machine vision organization in China, with over 70 members. Their mission is to make people aware of the importance of machine vision technology and the role it plays in supporting the fast development of Chinese industry. CMVU memberships help organizations from around the globe to promote their companies and products, as well as provide them with business strategy tools such as market data, opportunities and networking events in China. Members range from manufacturers of vision components and systems, system integrators, end users, academic institutions and research groups involved in machine vision and imaging. For details, visit the China Machine Vision Union on-line atwww.china-vision.org

Lumenera® Corporation and Icron Technologies Confirm 15-Meter USB 3.0 Active Cable Interoperability

Ottawa, Ontario – March 12, 2014– Icron Technologies Corporation, a leader in USB and video extension technology, and Lumenera Corporation , a leading manufacturer and developer of high performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions for scientific, industrial and surveillance markets, today validated joint product interoperability between Lumenera's USB 3.0 Lt camera series and Icron's USB 3.0 Spectra™ 3001-15 active 15-meter extension cable.

Lumenera has added the high-speed 2.8 megapixel colour/mono CCD-based Lt365R to its USB 3.0 camera portfolio, providing the fastest frame rate of any USB 3.0 camera using Sony’s powerful ICX674 sensor. Additionally, Lumenera’s USB 3.0 cameras do not require framegrabbers, which simplifies installation and reduces the overall solution cost when compared to other camera interfaces. The Lt365R performance features 53 frames per second (fps) at full resolution, 66 fps at full HD (1920 x 1080), and 109 fps at VGA (640 x 480).
Icron’s Spectra 3001-15 USB 3.0 bus powered copper cable meets the demands of the machine vision market by providing an affordable and reliable 15-meter extension solution for USB 3.0 cameras, including the Lt365R from Lumenera. The active cable provides a full 5 V, 900 mA of current, features a locking connector and includes Icron’s ExtremeUSB® suite of features such as transparent USB extension, true plug-and-play (no software drivers) and compatibility with all major operating systems, including Windows® 8.

"Interoperability with Icron’s 15-meter USB 3.0 active cable demonstrates our commitment to enhancing the compatibility of our products, and offers customers premium solutions to fit within their imaging application," said Dany Longval, Vice President, Worldwide Sales at Lumenera. " Many of our customers have applications where USB 3.0 and fiber are ideally suited, including industrial automation, clean rooms, machine vision, biometrics and medical imaging to name a few. This joint solution provides customers with the desirable blend of high throughput rates, quality resolution, plug-and-play simplicity and affordability over a reach of up to 15 meters.”

"Lumenera has been proactively seeking partnerships in the vision industry to ensure all the components are in place to keep the momentum rolling for USB 3.0 camera adoption," said Glenn Antonelli, Vice President of Marketing at Icron. "Interoperability was previously validated with our 100-meter fiber-based extender, the Spectra 3022, and now Lumenera's customers also have a short-range extension solution with our 15-meter Spectra 3001-15 cable."
For more information about Lumenera's USB 3.0 Lt camera series, please visit lumenera.com.
To learn more about Icron’s ExtremeUSB extension solutions, please visit icron.com.

About Icron Technologies Corporation
Icron Technologies is a leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance USB and video extension solutions for commercial and industrial markets worldwide. Icron’s patented extension technology extends PC Video and USB devices over many media types including Cat 5e, Fiber, Wireless, DisplayPort®, and over a corporate LAN. Icron’s extension products are deployed in a wide range of applications including pro AV, industrial automation, machine vision, medical imaging, aerospace, interactive whiteboards, remote desktop extension, security, enterprise computing and isolated USB, or anywhere a PC needs to be remotely located from a display or peripheral device. icron.com

Lumenera® First to Stream Live Video from Sony 12 MP ICX834 Sensor

Ottawa, Ontario – January 07, 2014– Lumenera Corporation, a leading manufacturer and developer of high-performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions for industrial, scientific, surveillance and astronomy markets, continues to position itself as a worldwide imaging leader. Today, its engineering team has reached a new level of success by being the first to stream live video from Sony’s 12 megapixel ICX834 sensor via a USB 3.0 interface.

As a go-to company for unique and challenging imaging applications, Lumenera’s engineering team was able to draw from its strong digital interface and sensor expertise, industry-leading camera architecture, as well as its advanced algorithms to build the Lt1265R USB 3.0 camera. Still under development, this product has incorporated the new Sony 12 megapixel ICX834 sensor, streaming full resolution images at 15 frames per second with exceptionally high color fidelity, low-noise, and 3.1 micron square pixels.

“Lumenera's commitment to advanced technology and innovation, as well as our high level of excellence are once again on display.” stated Andrew Nelson, VP Engineering, Lumenera Corporation. “Being the first company to run live video feed from the ICX834 sensor is a big win for our engineering team and for Lumenera. I am very proud of the team’s accomplishments.”

“These are exciting times for Lumenera with new technologies being developed weekly.” said Huw Leahy, President, Lumenera Corporation. “We often don’t have the chance to disclose our successes and the true strength of our software and hardware engineers, as a great portion of our business is privately OEMd. We have a skilled team that continuously solves customer challenges and are dedicated to our success. Congratulations team!”

The Lt1265R camera, along with other models that include advanced Sony sensors of the same family will soon be available in Lumenera’s new Lt series of high performance USB 3.0 cameras. For more information on this camera and other technology announcements visit the Lumenera website at www.lumenera.com.

About Lumenera Lumenera Corporation, a division of Roper Industries, and headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, is a leading developer and manufacturer of high performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions. Lumenera cameras are used worldwide in a diverse range of industrial, scientific, security and astronomy applications.

Lumenera solutions provide unique combinations of speed, resolution and sensitivity in order to satisfy the most demanding digital imaging requirements. Lumenera customers achieve the benefit of superior price to performance ratios and faster time to market with the company's commitment to high quality, cost effective product solutions. For further information about Lumenera, please visit www.lumenera.com or call 613-736-4077.