Vision Systems Design publishes an interview with Michael DeLuca, product marketing, Image Sensor Business Unit, ON Semiconductor. ON Semiconductor areas of growth, according to DeLuca, include intelligent transportation systems, security, medical, documentation/scanning, automotive, and consumer products. "Machine vision continues to expand into new applications," said DeLuca. "As technology expands, so does the need for automation and productivity, which creates new opportunities."
One of such unusual applications has been presented by Lumenera at VISION Show, a camera-based phonograph. While many people tried to implement this, Lumenera's demo sounds better than some others that I have heard: