Category Archives: smart cameras

Technology @ Work. Liquids Packager Aims for Zero Defects.

Feb 25, 2014

Automation World recently featured a case study from a company called Sealed Air, and how they implemented a machine vision system to inspect the clear plastic liners used to store liquids. Here’s a summary: Sealed Air, an Australian maker of … Continue reading

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Barcode Reading – Machine Vision vs Supermarket Checkout

May 7, 2013

Barcode reading is widely used in Machine Vision (MV) for part identification. But is there a unique solution that works for all scenarios? I frankly doubt it. The question still remains – why is barcode reading so difficult in MV? … Continue reading

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The Smart Car Project

Mar 12, 2013

Despite the astonishing advances in technology over the last 50 years, we don’t often combine these advancements into a singularly-focused, major project – something big.  The last one was the Apollo missions to the moon, where we used technology from … Continue reading

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A Preview to Color Machine Vision Tutorial @ Automate 2013

Jan 18, 2013

On January 23, I’ll be presenting a tutorial on Color Machine Vision at the AIA’s Automate Show. Attendees who pass a subsequent examination will become Certified Vision Professionals (CVP). Here are a few key points to pique your interest in … Continue reading

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Embedded Development Made Easy with Windows CE

Jun 19, 2012

What may first come to mind when planning the development of an embedded application is the burden of learning a new suite of concepts and tools. For instance, you might think that enabling your existing Windows application to run on a smart … Continue reading

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Smart cameras – Dream Vision Systems of the Future

Feb 28, 2012

I believe we can safely say that vision systems will become more and more important in the future. Security, traffic, food, health products and medical procedures as well as production quality control will all require sophisticated vision systems and cost … Continue reading

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