Photometrics Camera Courses

Photometrics is a committed educator and has historically given camera courses to microscopy users, imaging facility leads and application and salespeople worldwide.

You can join one of our two-day camera training courses in locations around the world - in Europe, North America and Asia.

Learn

  • How to use your camera correctly
  • The inner workings of scientific camera technology
  • Advantages and disadvantages of different camera types
  • The latest advances in camera technology

Practice

  • Hands-on sessions using the latest camera technology
  • Control cameras using varied imaging software
  • Compare cameras head-to-head to evaluate camera qualities and equipment
  • DAY 1
    • 10:00 AM MORNING SESSION
      • Introduction
      • Presentations
        • Imaging 101
        • Resolution and FOV
        • CCD sensors
      • Practical 1 - Imaging 101
      • Practical 2 - Resolution and FOV
    • 12:30 PM LUNCH
    • 1:30 PM AFTERNOON SESSION
      • Presentations
        • Noise and signal to noise
        • EMCCD sensors
        • CMOS sensors
        • New CMOS technology
      • Practical 3 - CCD and CMOS technology
      • Practical 4 - EMCCD technology
    • 4:30 PM END
    • 6:00 PM FREE DINNER
  • DAY 2
    • 10:00 AM MORNING SESSION
      • Introduction
      • Presentations
        • Sensitivity and Spectral Response
        • Gain and Dynamic Range
        • Speed and Interfaces
      • Practical 5 - Bias, gain and dynamic range
    • 12.30 PM LUNCH
    • 1:30 PM AFTERNOON SESSION
      • Presentations
        • Color cameras
        • Multi-channel imaging
        • Triggering
      • Practical 6 - Comparing two cameras
      • Practical 7 - Triggering
    • 4:30 PM END

Photometrics sponsors 12 free places on every course, this includes lunch and dinner

Normal price:
$975/€800/£700

  • Europe
    • May 1-2, 2019 at the University of Birmingham, UK
  • North America
    • January 17-18, 2019 at Stanford University, California
    • February 18-19, 2019 in Toronto, Ontario
    • April 10-11, 2019 in San Francisco, California
  • Previous Camera Courses
    • January 24-25, 2018 at the CIPMM, Homburg, Germany
    • April 23-24, 2018 at the Francis Crick Institute, London
    • May 8-9, 2018 at the IMCF Biocenter, Basel
    • July 26-27, 2018 at the IMP Building BioOptics, Vienna
    • August 7-8, 2018 at the NIH in Maryland
    • August 13-14, 2018, Cambridge, UK
    • October 10-11, 2018 at ShanghaiTech University, China
    • December 4-5, 2018 in Munich, Germany
    • December 11-12, 2018 in Manchester, England
    • December 18-19, 2018 at the Institute of Biophysics, CAS, Beijing (in Mandarin Chinese)

Thank you for your interest in Photometrics Training. Please complete and submit the form below and we will contact you to provide additional information.