A series of Gigabit Ethernet cameras has been released by The Imaging Source. Available in 27 models, the cameras ship in robust industrial casing with a C/CS lens mount and optionally with a trigger and digital input/outputs. The software support and integration into existing applications make programmers and end-users comfortable. Drivers for LabView, Halcon, DirectX, TWAIN and WDM models are included. All camera parameters and settings can be set via the shipped software, and a variety of automatic modes are available to guarantee optimal image quality in varying light conditions. The color, monochrome and Bayer models are available in VGA, XGA and SXGA resolutions.