up to 10 million frames per second
Shimadzu Hyper Vision HPV-X2
Experience the Invisible with ultra high-speed video recording up to 10 million fps with 6x higher sensitivity (ISO 16000) than conventional video cameras. Featuring the FTCMOS2 Advanced Next-Generation Burst Image Sensor with a two camera synchronized recording function for 3D DIC (digital image correlation). The best in its class.
The Fastest Just Got Faster.
up to 2.45 million frames per second
NEW – iX Cameras i-SPEED 7 Series G2
On January 6th iX Cameras announced the next generation i-SPEED 7 Series ultra high-speed video cameras. Three models featuring new 3.2MP AST sensors with 2072 x 1536 resolution, frame rates up to 2.45 million fps and a new High-G body design.
Loaded with features, options – perfect for ballistics, fluid dynamics, PIV & DIC (digital image correlation) and a wide range of industrial & scientific research.
Flash X-ray Systems
Flash X-ray solutions for ballistics, hypervelocity impact testing,
detonics (ordnance velocity & explosives research) and more.
See Through the Toughest of Conditions
Scandiflash Flash X-ray (FXR) Systems are valuable solutions to image through fire, smoke, metal and other materials during research using fast 20ns X-ray pulses for incredibly sharp ultra high-speed imaging.
Built for the lab or take it on the road with a Scandiflash Mobile FXR Lab Solution to get the job done right.
high-speed & high-definition MWIR
FLIR X6900sc/X8500sc HD MWIR Science-Grade Series
Feel the heat with award winning mid-wavelength infrared (MWIR) science-grade video cameras from FLIR. Experience thermal imaging at 2,000 fps with 2x the resolution of the competition or shoot high-definition & high-speed MWIR at 180 fps in full resolution – 1280 x 1024 pixels.
high performance with high resolution
SVS Vistek SVCam-HR Series
High performance with high resolution, 11–29 megapixels in a small, but mighty high-speed video camera. A perfect solution for quasistatic DIC (digital image correlation). Grab a pair today & start shooting.
Experience the Invisible™ with 3D DIC
VIC-3D™ Ultra High-Speed DIC System
Incredible ultra high-speed, 3D digital image correlation is possible with a pair of Shimadzu Hyper Vision HPV-X2 ultra high-speed video cameras, Correlated Solutions VIC-3D 8 software, VIC-Snap Remote app, installation, support & more.
brand new design
HADLAND / MSI miniFF (mini Flight Follower)
We’re proud of our new & improved miniFF developed with our partner, MS Instruments. It’s been redesigned to be lighter, more compact & easier than ever to set up to do the work for you. This all inclusive high-performance package follows speeding projectiles in-flight and records the action with high-speed video via a computer-controlled rotating mirror – camera included.
Light it Up.
the brightest LED lighting systems from REL & VIC
product photos not to scale 😎
Acquisition & Analysis
accurate results made easy
The complete line of easy to use, precision electronic acoustic & optical targets from our partner, MS Instruments. Perfect for ballistics testing at indoor ranges and in the field. Record & measure your results with MSI Ballistics DB software.
Better Gear. Better Results.
Hadland Imaging Brochure
The latest product lines from Hadland Imaging in one downloadable document, including our new miniFF developed with MS Instruments, the award winning FLIR X6900sc MWIR & X8500sc High-Definition MWIR Science-Grade cameras, AMOtronics, REL, Scandiflash and more gear you need to get the job done right.
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Create Your Perfect Testing System with the Shimadzu Testing Machine Configurator Shimadzu has posted an incredible online tool to assist you in creating the perfect testing machine to get the job done right. The Shimadzu Testing Machine Configurator (TMC) allows you...
Congratulations Shimadzu! The Shimadzu Autograph AGX-V Series precision universal testing machine has been awarded the iF DESIGN AWARD 2020 by iF International Forum Design GmbH, based in Hannover, Germany. This award is one of the world’s most prestigious design...
by Enrico Traldi, Marco Boselli, Emanuele Simoncelli, Augusto Stancampiano, Matteo Gherardi, Vittorio Colombo & Gary S. Settles Published May 10, 2018 Abstract Schlieren imaging has been widely used in science and technology to investigate phenomena occurring in...
High-Speed Thermal Imaging in the Field FLIR takes their X6900sc Science-Grade MWIR high-speed camera into the field to look at firearm mechanics, how body armor reacts to bullets, and catching a bullet in flight! The FLIR X6900sc is one of the highest frame rate...
by Benjamin J. Katko, Rodrigo Chavez, Heng Liu, Barry Lawlor, Claire McGuire, Lingzhi Zheng, Jane Zanteson, and Veronica Eliasson, Ph.D. ABSTRACT Blast wave interaction with structures is a complex phenomenon. Not only are the fluid mechanics and combustion physics...
LaVision Uses Schlieren Imaging to Visualize Airflow The primary way of person-to-person corona virus transmission is via aerosols or small droplets created by breathing, sneezing or coughing. The reach of exhaled air can be effectively reduced using a face mask as...
by Thomas C. Underwood, Keith T. K. Loebner, Victor A. Miller & Mark A. Cappelli Published online at link.springer.com on December 03, 2019 Abstract The manner in which magnetized plasma jets evolve remains key to better understanding the behavior of hydromagnetic...
by Thomas C. Underwood, Keith T. K. Loebner, Victor A. Miller & Mark A. Cappelli Published online at nature.com on February 22, 2019 Abstract Instabilities play a prominent role in determining the inherent structure and properties of magnetized plasma jets...
iX Cameras Launches Home Video Series due to COVID-19 Social Distancing With many of us staying at home, we are launching the iX Cameras Home Video Series. We will be using a number of our high-speed cameras at various speeds and resolutions and will be producing slow...
32nd International Symposium on Ballistics 2021 May 9–14, 2021 | The Peppermill Resort & Spa ~ Reno, Nevada USA Mark Your Calendar! May 9–14, 2021 Join us in Reno, Nevada in May 2021 for the 32nd International Symposium on Ballistics. Enjoy the beauty of the area...
by Alexander Ivanov1, Nicolas Fassardi1, Christina Scafidi2, Tal Shemen2 & Veronica Eliasson2 Received: 1 May 2019 / Accepted: 19 June 2019 © Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019 ABSTRACTExplosions and their resulting shock waves may pose a large threat to both...
Proc. SPIE 11051, 32nd International Congress on High-Speed Imaging and Photonics, 110510B (28 January 2019); doi: 10.1117/12.2524492 Event: International Conference on High-Speed Imaging and Photonics 2018, Enschede, The Netherlands Over 100 Million Frames per...
by Takeharu Goji Etoh 1,2,*, Anh Quang Nguyen 2, Yoshinari Kamakura 1, Kazuhiro Shimonomura 2, Thi Yen Le 1 and Nobuya Mori 1 1 Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, 2-1 Yamada-Oka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan; email@example.com (Y.K.);...
The International Ballistics Society provides a Student Grants Program consisting of free conference registration and travel support to selected students for attendance at the 31st International Symposium on Ballistics, that was held in Hyderabad, India, during...
MIT PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION Short Program This event has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. High-Speed Imaging for Motion Analysis: Systems & Techniques June 8–11, 2020 Register Online > This program is designed for scientists, engineers, and imaging...
DYMAT Winter School 2020 – Les Houches, France École de Physique des Houches – February 9–14, 2020 Experimental Testing & Modeling of Materials at High Strain-Rates The dynamic behavior of materials is present through a large number of applications such as impact...
WORLDWIDE LEADING SUPPLIER OF FLASH X-RAY SOLUTIONS Pär Gustafsson appointed as Scandiflash’s new CEO and President, effective immediately. October 01, 2019 Pär’s appointment is a clear reflection of the company’s current state: ready to take on the future and...
Dear Society Members, It is with great sorrow that I have to announce that John Paul (Jack) Riegel III, the Founding President of the International Ballistics Society, passed away on the morning of September 8. He will be greatly missed. His contributions to the...
"What an amazing and humbling experience riding into the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial on Sunday. The Police Unity Tour Chapter 1 rides about 300 miles from New Jersey to DC over 4 days to honor and remember all officers who have given their lives in the...
Bath, England October 7–12, 2018 Summary: The 69th Aeroballistic Range Association (ARA) Meeting is held in the Bailbrook Hotel in Bath, England and is hosted by Hadland Imaging-MS Instruments (HL-MSI) and Wiltshire Ballistics. Paul Everington, from MSI, is the...
by Shigetoshi Sugawa, Rihito Kuroda, Tohru Takeda, Fan Shao, Ken Miyauchi & Yasuhisa Tochigi Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University 6-6-11-811, Aza-Aoba, Aramaki, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan 980-8579 ABSTRACT In this work, a 20 Mfps global shutter...
ARL: Justification for purchasing multiple Shimadzu Hyper Vision HPV-X2 ultra high-speed video cameras
Justification Review Document: Justification and Approval for Other Than Full and Open Competition Justification of purchasing multiple Shimadzu Hyper Vision HPV-X2 ultra high-speed video cameras over the competitor's camera due to ghosting artifacts and other...
CAMERA AT WORK: Shimadzu Hyper Vision HPV-X ultra high-speed video camera used in laboratory study of earthquakes – 1–2 million frames per second, 200 ns exposures. Experimental Mechanics December 2018 – March 2019, Pages 1–32 published in cooperation with SEM...
CAMERA AT WORK: Shimadzu Hyper Vision HPV-X2 ultra high-speed video camera used in recent study of non-linear emissions from microbubbles – 10 million frames per second exposures. Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology Volume 45, Issue 8, August 2019, Pages 2188-2204...
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