Epson Debuts Classroom Document Camera

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Epson has introduced a new document camera designed for classroom use. The new model is expected to be available for a little less than $400 when it ships in May.

The DC-06 is an XGA resolution document camera (1,024 x 768) that offers USB connectivity for computer-free operation with Epson PowerLite projectors. Other features include:

  • 4x digital zoom;
  • A one-push auto focus button;
  • A built-in LED light for illuminating pages or 3D objects;
  • Image freeze;
  • 90-degree horizontal and vertical rotation of the lens and arm; and
  • Built-in support for use in conjunction with interactive whiteboards.

The Epson DC-06 document camera is expected to be available next month for $399. Further information can be found here.

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A 21-year publishing veteran, Nagel has led or contributed to dozens of technology, art and business publications.

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