See What You Can Do With Canon CMOS Sensors

Canon CMOS sensors offer expanded possibilities for integrators and end users developing precision agriculture imaging applications. By combining ultra high resolution with the ability to independently detect in the visible and NIR spectrums, Canon CMOS sensors provide expanded capabilities for precision agriculture imaging systems mounted on drones, airplanes, and satellites. In general, greater resolution allows for larger imaging areas at higher altitudes which can result in increased efficiencies through reduced flight time or covering larger areas in the same amount of time. Additionally, machine vision solutions can be leveraged for an even wider variety of agriculture applications including field robots, phenotyping, grading and sorting, livestock identification, and shipping. With a growing need for sustainable agriculture and ways to increase crop yields, enhanced imaging solutions are in growing demand for agriculture.

Expanded Capabilities With Pixel-Level Innovations

Delivering on size and high image quality, Canon CMOS sensor technology offers high resolution options with small pixel size and fast readout speeds with low noise ratios all in a compact design. Available in RGB, monochrome and with a specialized RGB-NIR color filter array, leverage Canon CMOS sensors for agriculture applications and see more of what’s important for you to capture.

Global Precision Agriculture Market Expected to Reach $12 Billion by 2025
The global precision agriculture market is projected to reach more than $12 billion by 2025 (Global Market Insights). The market is anticipated to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 14.2% during 2019-2025 (Grandview Research). The principal driving factors for this projected growth rate include the proliferation of IoT (internet of things) and automation solutions such as drones, driverless tractors, guidance system, and GPS sensing systems. A growing interest in and need for sustainable agriculture is resulting in an ever-increasing use of drones, unmanned tractors and ATV’s for imaging applications that allow farmers to collect data about crops and processes in real-time.

Enhanced Applications for Precision Agriculture With Canon CMOS Sensors

Canon’s pixel-level innovations offer OEM’s and end users more possibilities for solutions that target precision agriculture and a wide variety of agriculture applications. Canon CMOS sensors continue to push the boundaries of what’s possible with technological advances for higher quality imaging capabilities.

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