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Summarising digital imaging for the automotive industry

Friday 12th March, 2021

There are so many benefits to digital imaging within the automotive industry. Like anything automated, you’re used to us explaining that it saves you time, money and energy. Automated digital imaging is no different. The definition of digital imaging is: “Digital imaging or digital image acquisition is the creation of a representation of the visual […]

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An introduction to how automated inspection can streamline medical quality control

Monday 22nd February, 2021

We often discuss how automated inspection systems are used in the automotive industry, but there are a variety of growing markets for this technology. These sectors include aerospace, automotive, textiles, non-woven, composites and medical.  Today, we’re looking at how these same systems used to streamline the automotive industry can also help other areas of manufacturing, […]

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Why should we switch from manual inspection?

Thursday 17th December, 2020

We’ve talked about the differences between automated quality control and manual quality control previously, and in this blog we’ll be discussing the main reasons why you should be switching to an automated system now.  You’re inevitably missing things Manual inspection may be working for you.  However, what do you lose when something goes wrong? How […]

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Sony improving image sensors for industrial applications

Tuesday 24th November, 2020

Industrial Imaging is a growing market in the automation and AI world. This year, Sony unveiled their new industrial SWIR image sensors, boasting a pixel pitch of 5μm. It comes in two different variations, IMX990 and IMX991, both with separate resolutions.  Sony explains that there are a few issues with traditional SWIR image sensors, like […]

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