Lens mount selection

OpticsTechnology Deep Dive

C-mount vs. CS-mount: Everything you should know about these lens types

Prabu Kumar
C-mount and CS-mount are screw-threaded lens mounts found in machine vision and surveillance cameras. While they nearly have the same specifications, the FFD (Flange Focal Distance) differs. Discover other similarities and differences between C-mount and CS-mount lenses while understanding threading specifications....

The ultimate step-by-step guide to choosing an M12 lens for your embedded camera application

Prabu Kumar
M12 lenses are one of the most common types of lenses used in embedded cameras. Learn everything you need to know about their advantages, factors to consider while integrating them into your embedded vision system, and the most popular camera-based applications where they are used....
Sensor and ISPTechnology Deep Dive

What is CMOS sensor size in embedded cameras? How to pick the right sensor size?

Prabu Kumar
CMOS image sensors are available in a variety of sizes. But did you know how CMOS sensor size is measured? Did you know how to choose the right sensor size for your embedded vision application? Dive right in to learn these....