The FASTCAM NOVA brings together unique CMOS image sensor technologies and extensive high-speed
digital imaging expertise to provide a camera with the flexibility to be used in a wide variety of applications. 

Available in three different models, the NOVA offers 12-bit image recording rates up to 12,800 frames per
second (fps) at megapixel image resolution, and shutter speeds to less than 200ns. Recording rates to
1,000,000fps are available at reduced image resolutions.  All of this available from a camera that is rugged,
compact, lightweight and provides the best light sensitivity in its class.

Standard features of the NOVA include an internal mechanical shutter to allow remote system calibration, a
high-performance Gigabit Ethernet interface for camera control and high-speed image download, memory
segmentation that allows recording into one memory partition while downloading from another, and
compatibility with a number of industry standard lens formats to allow the use of Nikon G-T
ype, C-mount and Canon EF lenses.

The NOVA also features a “sealed body” design that prevents dust and corrosive particles from contaminating
sensitive electronics.  An optional FASTDrive SSD can be used for the download of images at up to 1GB per

Intuitive and feature rich Photron FASTCAM Viewer (PFV) software is included with each NOVA camera. Also
included is a Photron Device Control SDK that allows integration of the camera with user-specific software,
and libraries for controlling the camera within a MATLAB® or LabView environment.

Framerate: 12.800 fps @ 1024 x 1024 pixel
with full resolution (Modell FASTCAM NOVA S12)
Sensetivity:ISO 64.000 monochrom sensor
(ISO 100.000 monochrom T) ISO 16.000 color sensor
Global Shutter:Globaler elektronic shutter < 200 ns
(Framerate independently)
Memory:64 GB Internal memory