Vicon Introduces New Day/Night Camera

Hauppauge, NY, -- Vicon Industries Inc. is proud to introduce an exceptional color camera with Day/Night functionality and digital signal processing (DSP). With a true day/night mechanical IR filter that automatically switches from color to black-and-white based on scene conditions, this camera has excellent low-light performance and image reproduction. DSP control offers crisp lines and detail reproduction.

The VC565DN offers a sensitivity of 0.0009 footcandles (0.01 lux) and a resolution of 580 TV lines in night mode or 0.05 footcandles (0.5 lux) and 480 TV lines in day mode. The user can manually switch from color to monochrome mode for specific applications. An intelligent backlight compensation control determines the lighting conditions of all objects in the scene. The camera has dual autoiris modes, video-drive lenses and DC-drive lenses. Synchronization is selectable, internal or line-locking. All controls and connectors are conveniently located either on the rear panel or side. The camera accepts CS-mount or C-mount.

Vicon Industries Inc., listed on the American Stock Exchange under the symbol "VII," designs, manufactures and markets a broad line of products used in integrated video surveillance systems. Vicon's product line consists of cameras, a full line of lenses, monitors, mounting accessories, remote positioning devices, VCRs, consoles, and systems. The company's products are used in a variety of surveillance, security, safety, and control applications, in banks, gaming casinos, traffic control, hospitals, retailing, multiple commercial and industrial installations, etc. For more information regarding Vicon, visit us at