Teaching robots to see

Child’s play and yet incredibly difficult is the motto. Machines gain the ability to see through vision systems. However, it takes more than just a vision system to identify and understand objects. A robot moves over a box of colorful building blocks in various...
Which lighting types to use?

Which lighting types to use?

Machine Vision is playing an increasingly important role in today’s production. Why? Companies are looking for methods to reduce costs in the manufacturing of a product. Due to increasing quality demands from consumers and competitors, machine vision offers a...
What is a frame grabber?

What is a frame grabber?

You may have heard of a frame grabber for the first time when your image processor or integrator noted this part on his bill of materials. Or perhaps the term came up in the preceding discussion about your new machine vision solution. Either way, clarification is...