ALRAD IMAGING is one of Great Britain's foremost vision distributors for Machine Vision, Industrial Inspection, Scientific, Research and Microscopy applications. We sell a very wide range of CCD and CMOS cameras, lenses, frame grabbers, imaging software, lighting solutions for imaging applications and a whole range of Machine Vision accessories.
For more than 25 years, ATD Electronique, European Distributor and Rep, offers innovative Imaging Solutions, including sensors (SONY, CMOSIS, AWAIBA, FAIRCHILD IMAGING, etc.), controllers & interface ICs, ISPs and design solutions (HELION), Liquid Lenses and Optics for the development of camera systems dedicated to Security, Automotive, Medical, and Machine Vision.
ZEISS develops and produces photo lenses, which are used in industrial applications with line scan sensors up to 41mm and area scan up to 24x36mm.
These lenses are popular due to their high optical performance, fast apertures and high versatility.
Additionally ZEISS manufactures high-performance telecentric lenses for large FoV.
Edmund Optics®, headquartered in the USA, offers precision optics, assemblies and imaging products. With manufacturing facilities in the US and Asia and global sales representatives, EO has the world's largest inventory of optical components (> 27,200) for immediate delivery, standard or customized, in small quantities or for volume production.
FRAMOS is a leading technology provider in image processing and enables manufacturers, system integrators and researchers to benefit from imaging technologies. FRAMOS provides a fully comprehensive portfolio of imaging components (image sensors, cameras, optics, illuminators, frame grabbers, etc.) and engineering services for tailored camera development as well as complete turn-key-solutions.
Multipix Imaging is the UK’s independent distributor of machine vision components. Customers receive superior service and support from dedicated staff with extensive knowledge in vision. Multipix remain committed to educate and support the machine vision industry with the aim to improve the UK’s productivity and efficiency with the use of vision.
Navitar, Inc. designs, develops, and manufactures precision optical solutions across the globe. Navitar Imaging Solutions, Projection Optics and Custom Optics divisions produce leading-edge optical and electro-optical technologies for the fastest growing segments of the world's economy.
NET is a worldwide manufacturer and supplier of innovative camera technology, components and software for industrial and medical applications. Our portfolio includes compact and remote video cameras, cameras with integrated image processing, smart vision systems, software for machine vision/real-time algorithms, lenses, illumination and cables.
Now a proud part of Excelitas Technologies Corp., Qioptiq manufactures photonics products and solutions serving the semiconductor, precision manufacturing, QC/inspection, biotech, security, sensing and machine vision sectors. Specialize in micro-imaging lenses, machine vision lenses, zoom optics and customized automated optical inspection solutions. Rich 135-year optical heritage integrates the expertise of Optem, Rodenstock, LINOS, Spindler & Hoyer and many more.
Sill Optics is one of only a few mid-sized companies in Germany specialized in the production of optical components. Its philosophy “100% Made in Germany” is maintained throughout its own production and supplier chain.
STEMMER IMAGING is Europe’s largest imaging technology provider. Our rich portfolio covers the entire range of components and services required to produce an imaging solution. Based on 40 years of imaging experience and our expert know-how in machine vision, we are able to offer everything our customers need to solve their imaging tasks.
New eyes for industry
Since its establishment in 1950, Tamron has consistently emphasized creativity and originality in its activities as a manufacturer of precision optical equipment.
This uncompromising stance has guided our relentless challenge to the limits of possibility in every facet of our activities from R&D, production engineering to quality assurance.
The same is true today as we adapt to the increasing sophistication and diversity of image technology.
Greg Blackman explores the latest advances made in scientific CMOS sensors and asks whether CCDs still have a place in life science imaging
Denis Bulgin speaks to Mark Williamson and David Hearn, who both started their own vision companies in the UK 20 years ago and are both now at Stemmer Imaging
Matthew Dale investigates a new class of highly-efficient image sensor that’s just starting to find its way onto the commercial market, all based on the principles of biological sight
Andrew Williams on the uses and current state of hyperspectral imaging, along with the technique’s potential as an industrial inspection tool
Stemmer Imaging’s series of technology days included talks from various lens manufacturers. Here, we round up some of what was discussed at the event
Greg Blackman charts the meteoric rise of Chinese firm Hikvision, one of the top suppliers of video surveillance equipment that has now turned its sights on industrial vision