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Computer Controlled Operation Of Reconnaissance Cameras
Author(s): Ruth Lyon; Anne Biener; Frank Palazzo
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Paper Abstract

Reconnaissance Cameras are now controlled by real-time computer/microprocessor systems. The processor may control the camera stabilization and scanning, autofocus, exposure control and data annotation functions. Operator interface may be minimal with a simple control panel or quite extensive with sophisticated display/keypad subsystems. Target selection may be controlled by an operator or the camera may be automatically driven by the processor system using a predetermined mission profile updated by aircraft flight data.

Paper Details

Date Published: 11 December 1984
PDF: 3 pages
Proc. SPIE 0496, Airborne Reconnaissance VIII, (11 December 1984); doi: 10.1117/12.944415
Show Author Affiliations
Ruth Lyon, Fairchild Weston Systems Inc. (United States)
Anne Biener, Fairchild Weston Systems Inc. (United States)
Frank Palazzo, Fairchild Weston Systems Inc. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0496:
Airborne Reconnaissance VIII
Paul A. Henkel; Francis R. LaGesse, Editor(s)

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