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, across the USA, Europe, UK and China.

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
    • July 26-27, 2018 at the IMP Building BioOptics, Vienna
  • United Kingdom (UK)
    • August 13-14, 2018, Cambridge, UK
  • United States
    • East Coast
      • August 7-8, 2018 at the NIH in Maryland
    • West Coast
      • September 17-18, 2018 at the University of California San Diego
  • China
    • Date and location to be announced
  • Previous Camera Courses
    • Europe
      • January 24-25, 2018 at the CIPMM, Homburg, Germany,
      • May 8-9, 2018 at the IMCF Biocenter, Basel
    • United Kingdom (UK)
      • April 23-24, 2018 at the Francis Crick Institute, London

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