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
    • (Date TBC), Birmingham University, UK
    • (Date TBC), Manchester University, UK
  • North America
    • January 17-18, 2019 at Stanford University, California
  • Asia
    • October 10-11, 2018 at ShanghaiTech University, China
  • Previous Camera Courses
    • Europe
      • 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

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