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Ventus OGI featured as an ideal MWIR Camera for gas leak detection


The Ventus OGI by Sierra Olympic is turning heads as an innovative standout in the use of MWIR Cameras to detect and visualize hydrocarbon gas leaks.

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Sierra-Olympic Recognized as a Key Player in Drone Camera Market Segment


The Global Drone Camera Market Research Report is out and Sierra-Olympic Technologies has been recognized as a “Key Player” in the industry.

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Sierra-Olympic Introduces Long-Range, Thermal Zoom Camera Family at ISC West 2018


The Vinden LR series of OEM cameras will premiere at ISC West, April 11 - 13, 2018, at Sands Expo & Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, in booth # 9137.

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Sierra-Olympic Introduces the New Vinden 75


Sierra-Olympic will demonstrate the new OEM Vinden 75 camera with 5x continuous zoom at ISC West, April 11 - 13, 2018, at Sands Expo & Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, in booth # 9137.

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ARLINGTON, VA, October 11, 2017 - Leonardo DRS, Inc. announced today that it has signed an agreement with Sierra Olympic Technologies, Inc. (SOTI) to become its U.S. master distributor of commercial uncooled thermal cores. The agreement will allow Leonardo DRS to put more focus on research and development of uncooled thermal technologies.

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Chris Johnston, President here at Sierra Olympic, talks about the applications of the world's first HD infrared camera.

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Sierra-Olympic Introduces Viento HD Lab


Sierra-Olympic Technologies introduces the Viento HD Lab. The worlds first HD thermal camera! The Viento HD camera is a fully functional camera system based upon a unique 1920 x 1200 x 12μm uncooled sensor.

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Live from SPIE Photonics West 2016


Sierra Olympic’s Chris Johnston talks about the new products on display at Photonics West 2016

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Sierra-Olympic Introduces Cox CX320 Thermography Camera System


Sierra-Olympic Technologies introduces the Cox CX320 Thermography Camera, an uncooled LWIR camera system for machine vision, process monitoring, and benchtop R&D applications.

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Sierra-Olympic Introduces Rugged, Continuous-Pan, Visible/Thermal Video Surveillance Systems


Sierra-Olympic Technologies Introduces The Oculus series by Silent Sentinel, Ltd. The new environmentally-rugged outdoor video surveillance systems feature simultaneous visible and thermal imaging outputs.

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Novus Light Recognizes Sierra-Olympic’s Viento 320


Novus Light Technologies Today, a photonics/light technologies industry publication, acknowledged the Sierra-Olympic Viento 320 in their November 13th post on

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Introducing Affordable, Convenient, Uncooled Infrared (IR) Camera for Industrial & Research Apps


Announcing the first in a series of affordable, uncooled microbolometer thermal cameras for industrial, machine vision, and general purpose thermal imaging applications. The new Viento 320 features 320 x 240 pixel resolution with a 17-micron pixel pitch.

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Viento 320 Named “Editor’s Choice”


Sierra-Olympic's Viento 320 was named Editor's Choice In Photonics Online Newsletter sent October 6, 2014.

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Sierra-Olympic Allows Attendees to Experience New Thermal Camera at ASIS


Sierra-Olympic's recent attendance at ASIS International resulted in buzz around the second continuous-zoom, thermal, chassis camera in the new Vinden CZ series. Scott Goldfine, part of the SECURITY SALES & INTEGRATION and respected speaker at security industry events, features the Sierra-Olympic CZ 640 in his recent article found on To read his article click "Read More" below.

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Sierra-Olympic Technologies, Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of its new website.


The website ( is designed to educate, inform, and provide a convenient way to purchase infrared cameras from the internet.

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Sierra-Olympic Introduces Continuous Zoom, Uncooled LWIR Thermal Chassis Camera


July 17, 2014 - Hood River, OR – Sierra-Olympic Technologies, Inc., supplier of infrared (IR) and thermal imaging components, cameras, and systems solutions for advanced thermal imaging applications, introduces the Vinden CZ 320 continuous zoom thermal chassis camera. The first of two camera models in the series, the Vinden CZ 320 is offered in both 60 Hz and 9 Hz frame rates for the widest possible range of domestic and international customers. The Vinden CZ series is designed as an openframe chassis camera for integrators and OEMs in industrial, security/surveillance, and military markets.

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