There are many reasons why companies choose
Photometrics and QImaging as their preferred OEM supplier.

What’s important to you?

  • Proven Knowledge and Technical Expertise
  • Stable Industry Leader
  • Superior Product Performance
  • Application-Driven Optimization with Flexible System Integration
  • On-Time Delivery with Consistent Quality
  • Strategically Located Global Service Centers
  • Dedicated OEM Development Team
  • Integrated Drivers
  • ISO Certification

About Photometrics

Founded in 1978, Photometrics is the world’s premier designer and manufacturer of high-performance CCD and EMCCD cameras for life science research. The original architect of the world’s first scientific-grade microscopy EMCCD camera, Photometrics has led the industry for decades with state-of-the-art imaging instrumentation for the scientific community. Tens of thousands of researchers around the globe rely on these cutting-edge imaging solutions to meet their most demanding application requirements. Photometrics offers comprehensive OEM support, including fully characterized, cost efficient imaging systems and components that provide the best solutions for customers’ unique requirements. Photometrics is headquartered in Tucson, Arizona in the United States.

About QImaging

QImaging designs and manufactures versatile and cost-efficient FireWire cameras for life science, industrial, machine vision and OEM applications. These affordable digital imaging solutions offer outstanding versatility, ease of use and reliability. Numerous alliances withthird-party software companies and system integrators enable QImaging to deliver comprehensive imaging solutions and application-specific software to support a broad range of demanding applications. QImaging cameras are backed by the industry’s most experienced applications development and support team. QImaging is a registered ISO 9001:2000 company and is headquartered in Surrey, Canada.


Application-Driven, Customized Solutions

  • Optimized for application needs
    • Flexible Feature Set offering everything from deep cooling, windowless CCDs, fast frame rates, low noise, compact design, custom shells and more
    • Multiple interface options include FireWire, USB and LVDS
  • Unique part number/Bill of Materials (BOM)
    • Locked specifications are maintained for years and only modified for customer-approved changes
  • Single driver platform supports a widerange of product offerings
    • Interchangeable products maintain driver support as new product lines are developed
    • Everything from extremely low to high light imaging
  • Strategically located global service centers
    • North America, Japan, Europe and China
  • Dedicated support from an entire OEM team
    • Sales, marketing, engineering and imaging specialists all focused on your needs

Optimized and cost-effective solutions
that meet your needs

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A multitude of image sensors and camera platforms provide:

  • Selection of pixels sizes
  • Full Binning and Region of Interest capabilities
  • Tailored noise specifications to meet application and budget requirements
  • Minimized dark current through electronic design reducing cooling and cost requirements
  • Selection of dynamic range, depending on application

Ultimate performance at an affordable price

  • Board Level Cameras
  • Camera Modules
  • Compact Size
  • Application Versatility
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Various sensors available from all chip manufacturers:

  • EMCCDs (Front/Back Illuminated)
  • Full Frame Sensors (Front/Back Illuminated)
  • Interline CCDs
  • CMOS

Contact OEM Camera Specialists

Would you like to learn more about how Photometrics and QImaging can help you with customized imaging solutions?

OEM Camera Specialists look forward to the opportunity to assist you.