National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Wallops Flight Facility


Continuous Airborne Mapping By Optical Translator

The CAMBOT system is used to take down-looking images with
associated latitude/longitude position during our ATM flights.  The latest camera used in the CAMBOT system is a Prosilica GT 4905 harsh environment GIGE Ethernet camera with a global shutter.


Prosilica GT 4905



  • Versatile temperature range for extreme environments
  • PTP
  • PoE
  • 7.5 fps @ 16 Megapixel

16 Megapixel CCD camera for extreme environments – GigE Vision®

Prosilica GT4905 is a 16 Megapixel camera with a Gigabit Ethernet interface (GigE Vision®). GT4905 incorporates a OnSemi KAI-16050 CCD sensor providing excellent monochrome and color image quality. GT4905 is a rugged camera designed to operate in extreme environments. GT4905 is a large format housing camera with a standard F-Mount lens mount.