FK-3 Compact Photographic Device

Compact and mobile device for personal identification photography or video



Personal identification photography or video for biometric enrollment in:

  • police units to acquire mugshots and photos of distinctive features (SMT photos) of the apprehended
  • migration services to issue passports
  • visa centers and consular offices to acquire facial images in accordance with standards
  • restricted access facilities (airports, nuclear power stations, high security premises)
  • institutions providing for the storage/use of photos of applicants/clients/employees
  • various information retrieval, accounting, face recognition systems

Compactness, built-in illuminators and connectivity to a laptop allow you to organize the photographic process in any room independently of the parameters of ambient light and stationary power sources. Facial images acquired with FK-3 comply with the requirements of ISO/IEC 19794-5:2005 and GOST R ISO/IEC 19794-5-2006 and fully suitable for automatic recognition and matching.

Full-face images qcquired with FK-3 can be used in:

  • machine-readable documents and tangible media in accordance with ICAO Doc 9303
  • habitoscopic identification/verification systems for automatic recognition and matching

No special knowledge, skills and experience in photography are required to work with this equipment.

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Photo complexes FK-2 and FK-3 enable video and photography of a person’s face and distinctive features (SMT (scars, marks, tattoos)) and updating of databases:

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  • PAPILLON specialized software
  • Web camera and illuminators in one casing

Mounting Options:

  • On a horizontal surface using a tripod
  • On a vertical surface using a threaded connector


  • Uniform illumination —up to 1 m from the webcam
  • Image sensor — CMOS
  • Interfcae — USB
  • Image resolution — 1920 х 1080 ppi
  • Auto focus
  • Threaded connector — 1/4”
  • Current, maximum — 800 mA
  • Voltage — 5 V
  • Dimensions (WxHxD) — 90х160х48 mm
  • Weight — 0.45 kg
  • IP Index according to GOST 14254 — IP50

The software can be installed on a computer/laptop running any of the following OS:

  • Windows 7 (32bit)
  • Windows 8 (32/64 bit)
  • Windows 10 (32/64 bit)
  • RHEL/CentOS 6x (64 bit)
  • RHEL/CentOS 7x (64 bit)
  • Astra Linux 1.5 (64 bit)
  • Astra Linux 1.6 (64 bit)

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  • Built-in illuminators and automatic brightness control allow you to take photos without any additional equipment and special illumination of the room.
  • Automatic cropping of a full-face image speeds up the shooting process.
  • USB power eliminates unnecessary wires and ensures the mobility of the kit.
  • IP-50 — Dust protection for a long time provides high-quality photos (without turbidity and tarnishing).

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