CineLAB Cameras and Accessories

CineLAB® Behavioral Research System is Plexon’s new comprehensive approach to digital video recording, position tracking, and behavioral analysis for freely moving animal experiments in a range of settings.

The CineLAB Software can be purchased as a single camera or multi-camera license and is bundled with up to four camera kits. Plexon offers two models if the Point Grey Research®, Inc. Firefly® USB 2.0 camera:

  • Model FMVU-03MTC-CS (for color imaging), or
  • Model FMVU-03MTM-CS (for black and white or infrared (IR) imaging)

Each camera includes:

  • USB 2.0 A to Mini-B 5-pin cable, 15 ft.
  • Camera heat sink and Manfrotto® RC2 Rapid Connect Adapter with 200PL-14 Plate

  • Adjustable Camera Mounting Bracket

Lens Options

  • 1/3″ High-Resolution varifocal lens (3 to 8mm), installed by Plexon
Video file format generated Standard .AVI files in MPEG format  Essentially unlimited .AVI file size (Microsoft® extension to NTFS format eliminates the 4GB size limit).
Number of cameras supported 1 to 4 – USB 2.0 camera, 752 x 480 pixels, 1/3″ CMOS, CS Mount
– 1/3″ High-Resolution varifocal lens (3 to 8mm), installed by Plexon.
– Camera heat sink and Manfrotto® RC2 Rapid Connect Adapter with 200PL-14 Plate
– USB 2.0 A to Mini-B 5 -pin cable, 15ft
Video file compression MPEG quality adjustable from 1 to 10  Default is 4.