Luminate NY Finalist Bounce Imaging Wins Award and Recognition
360°Camera Used for First Responders and K9 Units
Also Featured on NCIS: LA
Rochester, NY: Bounce Imaging, one of Luminate NY’s ten inaugural finalist companies, makes 360/VR
throwable tactical cameras for first-responders. The highly-efficient, noise-resistant, stabilized panoramic
video processing technology makes Bounce Imaging’s cameras an ideal solution in many situations.
Recently, Bounce Imaging was named the top winner of the Under Fire Response Innovation Showdown; a
national competition drawing entries from technology companies with innovative products for first
The award, presented to Bounce Imaging’s CEO Francisco Aguilar, recognizes outstanding technologies to
provide first responders with a way to complete their tasks more quickly, more efficiently, or more safely.
“We were honored to be among the many wonderful companies serving this very important target audience
of first responder professionals. Thanks to TEEX (Texas A&M Extension Service) and PDC (Product
Development Company) for selecting Bounce Imaging to receive this prestigious award,” said Aguilar.
Other recent recognition for Bounce Imaging was provided by Police K9 Magazine who named Bounce as
an Editor’s Top Pick after the release of their K-9 camera mount at the International Police K9 Conference.
The magazine cited “Their unlimited field of view and advanced stabilization” as ideal for use as K9
mounted cameras. Additionally, a Bounce Imaging camera is featured on Season 9: Episode 16 of NCIS:
LA, which will air on March 25, 2018.
Sujatha Ramanujan, Managing Director of Luminate NY is very excited about Bounce Imaging receiving
the award. “Being acknowledged like this is a tremendous opportunity for both Bounce and Luminate. We
are so proud of all ten of our outstanding companies and are pleased to be helping them on their journey to
All of the companies are part of the six month Luminate NY Accelerator Program. Each received an initial
$100K investment as well as a chance to compete for $2M more in investments that will be announced at
“Light Tomorrow with Today”, the Demo Day taking place on June 28.