Lumenera Introduces High Performance 2 Megapixel High-Definition Network

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – Lumenera Corporation, a leading developer and manufacturer of high performance digital cameras and imaging solutions, today announced its latest Le256 series of superior-quality network cameras. The Le256 provides broadcast quality images in native 16:9 HD format offering incredible image detail for higher-end security, military and transportation applications.

Streaming full 1920x1080 resolution at up to 15 frames/sec, these cameras deliver outstanding picture quality and low light performance. Large 2/3” CCD sensor uses progressive scan technology – ideal for capturing high-speed moving objects. Adjustable JPEG and MJPEG compressed still-images or live streaming video, are provided across a standard 10/100BaseT network.

The Le255 is provided with a larger SLR K-Mount. This provides remote control of focus and iris through SLR lenses – offering excellent quality and range of focal lengths.

"The market continues to demand higher quality video and the benefits of IP cameras," notes Brian Tilson, Lumenera Director of Business Development. "Lumenera is addressing these needs with HD quality cameras. Our wide range of network cameras, such as this Le256 model, offer advanced capabilities including intelligent video. Expect more capabilities and camera models in the near future.”

Model Le256 is available for purchase beginning April 2006.

Lumenera Corporation, 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 and security applications. Lumenera solutions provide unique combinations of speed, resolution and sensitivity in order to satisfy the most demanding digital imaging requirements. For further information about Lumenera, visit