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Digital Still Cameras - Professional Models
Includes manufacturers of specialty cameras
Agfa-Geveart, Leverkusen, Germany / Wilmington, Mass.
Agfa discontinued sale of ePhoto digital cameras and desktop scanners during 2001.
BetterLight, San Carlos, California
Makes high-resolution digital scanning camera inserts which work with any 4x5 view camera. BetterLight's products insert into a standard 4x5 view camera like a film holder, allowing you to focus and compose as you normally would on the camera's ground glass screen. Three models offer resolution from 3750x5000 pixels to 8000x10,640 pixels.
Canon Computer Systems, Inc., New York
Canon's PowerShot Pro 70 model, to be released soon "produces images at up to 1536x1024 pixel resolution and boasts a 28-70mm power zoom lens. Drawing on design elements of Canon's top-selling EOS, the Pro 70 features sophisticated autofocus, four frame per second shooting in burst mode, and dual slots for CompactFlash cards."
Dicomed Inc., Burnsville, MinnesotaLester A. Dine, Inc., Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
Founded in 1968, Dicomed manufactures high-resolution digital imaging systems, including BigShot digital cameras, StudioPro Series digital camera backs. Product, company background and technical support information. Gallery features images captured by Dicomed digital cameras.
Since 1952 manufacturing ring flash systems and photographic accessories especially for dental and medical macro-photography. Products include Nikon and Pentax cameras outfitted with macro lens and Dine Auto Exposure Ring and Point combination flash, medical digital cameras and software, ring and point flash systems for digital cameras and more.
Pro Digital Cameras
Dolphin Imaging Systems, Los Angeles, California
Since 1988, developing and marketing digital imaging and diagnostic systems for orthodontic, orthognathic surgery and cosmetics professions. Products include digital imaging systems, hi -res cameras, camera kits, and customized software (Win95 platform.)
Fuji Photo Film USA, Elmsford, New York
Fuji offers several professional models, including the Fujix DS-505A and DS-515A digital card cameras and the DS-300 digital camera (all feature 1.3 million pixel CCDs), and the HC-2000 model has three 1.3 million-pixel CCDs.
Jenoptik Laser, Optik, Systeme GmbH, Eching, Germany
German and English language versions. Medium format digital camera backs for professional photographers, including the eyelike MF one shot for portrait studios, the eyelike MF scan for still life and products, mobile kits for digital location photography, the all-around eyelike DCS studio camera system, the ProgRes C14 for digital micro and macro-photography and much more.
Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, New York
Kodak offers a range of digital SLR cameras for professionals built around the Canon EOS-1N and Nikon N90S camera bodies. Use PCMCIA storage cards. Suited for portraiture, catalog and product photography, photojournalism, more. The DCS 465 digital camera back fits Hasselblad 500/503 and Mamiya RB/RZ67.
Leica Camera AG, Wetzlar / Solms, Germany
Leica's S-1 studio digital camera features a modular lens attachment which allows the camera to be used with many different systems, including Leica R and M lenses. Hasselblad lenses can be used with the tilt and shift adapter, or the S-1 can be mounted to a Sinar P2 large-format camera. Additional details in pdf files.
MegaVision, Santa Barbara, California
Since 1983, designers and manufacturers of high-end digital imaging systems for 4x5 view cameras. Their Capture Station system includes a 36 bit digital camera back, capture station software, configurable to a PC or Macintosh computer. Impressive list of current users, worldwide distribution contacts, and more.
Minolta Corporation, Ramsey, New Jersey
Minolta's RD-175 digital camera features a 3-CCD image capture system for 1.75 million pixel resolution. This 35mm auto-focus SLR combines proprietary imaging technology with the Minolta Maxxum system. Storage on PCMCIA type II/III cards.
Nikon U.S.A., Tokyo, Japan / Melville, New York
Nikon provides no specs for their E2N/E2Ns professional digital cameras but states the models are designed to meet the needs of publications requiring instant image availability.
OER (Optical & Electronic Research) Inc., Reston, Virginia
Founded in 1967, OER is a manufacturer of customized high-tech products, including commercial photography cameras. Photographic products include passport, mugshot, identification and special events cameras. OER is the maker of "Freeze Frame" digital photo-identification card equipment. Detailed specifications, tech support info, and prices.
Phase One, Inc., Frederiksberg, Denmark / Northport, New York
Makers of PowerPhase, PhotoPhase and Studiokit digital camera backs. Models for most medium format cameras (Hasselblad, Bronica, Fuji, & Mamiya) and for 4x5 large format cameras, including Sinar, Cambo, Linhof, Horseman, & Toyo. Complete details on product line, tech support forum and digital image galleries.
Polaroid Corporation, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Polaroid offers several digital cameras, including one model capable of recording 2 megabyte image files and storage using a 20MB CompactFlash memory card. Multiple compression options. Accessory studio kit available for one model. Polaroid also offers a digital microscope camera with 1600x1200 pixel resolution.
Pentacon GmbH, Dresden, Germany
German and English versions. The Praktica-Color-Scan camera captures 30-bit images at 2,700 x 3,590 pixels resoluton. Accepts Nikon or Praktica bayonet mount lenses. Pentacon is part of the Manderman Group which includes the B+W, Schneider-Kreuznach and Exakta brands.
Scitex Corporation, Ltd., Herzlia, Israel / Westboro, Massachusetts
Makers of Iris continuous tone printers and Leaf digital cameras, digital camera backs, digital scanners and more. Leaf backs are designed to fit many medium and large format cameras, including Hasselblad, Sinar, Cambo, Mamiya, and Fuji. Also makers of desktop to professional video editing and manipulation equipment.
Sealife - Reefmaster (Pioneer Research), Moorestown, New Jersey
Manufactures underwater digital cameras.
Sinar AG, Feuerthalen, Switzerland
In German and English. Manufacturer of modular large format cameras and accessories. Sinar offers a range of digital camera equipment including the DCS 465 (designed in conjuction with Kodak), the Sinar e CapCam and the Sinarcam. Information on Sinar worshops, books, support, and distributors. Gallery.
Sinar Bron Imaging, Edison, New Jersey
Exclusive U.S. distributor for Sinar large format cameras, Broncolor professional studio lighting systems, Leaf digital camera backs, and Foba camera stands, shooting tables, ceiling rail systems and Foba's versatile, build-anything Combitube system. Toll free number. Digital library features resources for prospective and seasoned digital photographers.
Sound Vision Inc., Framingham, Massachusetts
Pioneer developers of digital still cameras using CMOS technology. Their CMOS-Pro commercial model comes in studio, OEM and microscopy versions and is designed for studio photography of catalog and advertising images. US made. Direct online sales.
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