Dual image sensor stereo camera reference design
January 06, 2012 // Julien Happich
Lattice Semiconductor and Aptina have jointly developed a low cost, dual image sensor design using two Aptina MT9M024/MT9M034, 720P image sensors. The images are combined into a single bus on which an ISP (Image Signal Processor) can operate. The output stream can be used to implement 3D stereoscopic video or for other multi-camera applications.
The low cost of the solution enables other consumer applications such as automotive black box drive recorders and surround view cameras. The low cost, low power Lattice MachXO2 PLD and a small SDRAM chip implement the necessary logic and frame buffering that allow the two image sensors to be merged into one ISP bus. The dual image sensor design allows ISP vendors to quickly offer multiple camera solutions for the consumer market. Because the MachXO2 device is programmable, many other dual camera implementations are also possible.
Visit Aptina at www.aptina.com
Visit Lattice Semiconductor at www.latticesemi.com
Sony raises image sensor capex...again
May 21, 2015
Sony has raised its financial year capex for CMOS image sensors to 210 billion yen (about $1.7 billion), almost five times ...
OneSpin Solutions takes formal verification to the App store
Why the speculations on Nokia’s map service HERE run hot
Flexible OLED display peels off the wall
Extensible CPU cores exploit IoT's vast potential
Irish battery R&D facility targets advanced material development
May 21, 2015
The world’s leading manufacturer of deep-cycle batteries, Trojan Battery Co., LLC, is expanding the company's research and ...
Bosch adjusts course for future mobility requirements
Williams helps develop world’s first sodium-ion powered vehicle
Amantys set for long-term future under MR
- Integrating GPS into consumer products
- Controlling LED Lighting Using Triacs and Quadracs
- Automotive Designs Demand Low EMI Synchronous Buck Converters
- Smart Capacitive Design Tips
InterviewCEO interview: What's next after Tower's turn-around?
May 2015 marks the tenth anniversary of Russell Ellwanger taking over as CEO of speciality foundry Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (Migdael Haemek, Israel), which now trades as TowerJazz. And so EE Times Europe ...
Filter WizardCheck out the Filter Wizard Series of articles by Filter Guru Kendall Castor-Perry which provide invaluable practical Analog Design guidelines.
Linear video channel
READER OFFERRead more
In this month's reader offer, Analog Devices is giving away five Blackfin Low-Power Imaging Platform (BLIP) Development Systems (ADZS-BF707-BLIP2), worth 199 dollars each, for EETimes Europe's readers to win.
Targeting demanding ultra-low-power, real-time applications for image sensing and advanced audio, the development platform leverages the company’s ADSP-BF707BBCZ-4 Blackfin processor as...MORE INFO AND LAST MONTH' WINNERS...
December 15, 2011 | Texas instruments | 222901974
Unique Ser/Des technology supports encrypted video and audio content with full duplex bi-directional control channel over a single wire interface.