• High defenition 720P color camera
  • Real time images directly on screen
  • Stand alone
  • Built-in mouse controlled software
  • C-mount interface with c-mount lens (23.2) included
  • HDMI output
  • 16 GB SD memory card included
  • Available with 11.6” HD screen (VC.3020-HDS)


To compare this camera with other HD-models, see 'downloads' - 'Camera comparison'

Product number Model Sensor Pixel size (μm) Resolutions Grayscale conversion Color rendering Signal/noise (db) Dynamic (db) Sensitivity V/lux-sec 11.6” HD screen  
VC.3020 HD-Mini 1/3 3.75 x 3.75 1280 x 720 12 bits 24 bits 50 65 6.5  
VC.3020‑HDS HD-Mini 1/3 3.75 x 3.75 1280 x 720 12 bits 24 bits 50 65 6.5  

The real time images generated with this camera provide excellent color rendering with high frame rates. 

No need to open or start a computer or any computer knowledge to use these camera. Most camera settings are done automatically and therefore this camera are very user friendly. This results in faster, more flexible and compact working conditions 

Simply connect the camera to a high definition HD screen, TV-HD or HD-beamer with a HDMI input and the system is ready to go. The mouse-driven built-in software of the camera enables capturing 1280 x 720 pixels jpg images on the integrated SD memory card

The embedded software of the camera features functions like image capture, white balance, auto/manual exposure, zoom in/out, horizontal/vertical flip, video freeze/cancel video freeze, grid, display/hide camera control panel, color adjustment (sharpness / de-noise / saturation / gamma / contrast). 

These key properties make the cameras ideal for real time inspections, educational purposes and live demonstrations


HDMI 1.2 Mega pixels CMOS high sensitive sensor (Aptina)

1/3 inch, HDTV 720p

1280 x 720  pixels (capture mode)
1280 x 720 pixels (live mode)
HDMI 30 fps

Scan mode
Progressive scan

Pixel size
3.75 x 3.75μm 

3D Noise reduction function


White balance

Dynamic range

S/N max


Images are saved to a standard high speed 16 Gb SD memory card (Recommend using SD card of class 4 or higher and ≤32Gb)

C-mount interface 

Power supply
DC 12V/ 1A adapter

-10~ 50 Celsius, 30~80%RH

-20~ 60 Celsius, 10~60%RH

Supplied with
HDMI cable, DC 12V/ 1A power supply, 16 GB SD Card, USB mouse, 0.37x c-mount adapter, 23.2~30.0/ 30.5mm adapter rings

Features included in the on-screen software
Image Capture, White balance, Auto/ Manual exposure, Zoom In/ Out, Horizontal/ Vertical Flip, Video Freeze/ Cancel Video Freeze, Grid, Display/ Hide Camera Control Panel, Color Adjustment (Sharpness/ Denoise/ Saturation/ Gamma/ Contrast);

Suitable for all HDMI screens, monitors and beamers

The HD-Mini 1080p camera (ref. VC.3020) is supplied with a mouse, a 0.37x C-mount adapter for 23.2 mm tubes, 30.0 and 30.5 mm conversion adapters (for use with stereo microscopes), external 12V 1A power supply, 10/100 calibration slide, a 16 GB SD-card and product manual

AE.1110 AE.1110
Stage 76 x 26 mm micrometer slide, 1 mm divided in 100 parts, 10 µm per division
AE.1111 AE.1111
Stage micrometer 2 mm divided in 200 parts, 10 µm per division
AE.1112 AE.1112
Stage 76 x 26 mm micrometer slide, 50 mm divided in 500 parts, 100 µm per division
VC.1252 VC.1252
Objective 4 mm for VC.1000/1010
VC.1256 VC.1256
Objective 12 mm for VC.1000/1010
VC.1279 VC.1279
Objective zoom 3,5-8 mm F 1,4 with adjustable iris diaphragm