• New Tech Note – Understanding Electron Multiplying Gain

    Electron Multiplying CCD (EMCCD) cameras, such as the Falcon III, can be used to detect very weak signals, which would otherwise be lost within the noise floor of the camera. Using a conventional CCD to detect these very weak signals, usually requires both long exposure times (to integrate a detectable amount of signal) and slow […]

  • Raptor launches a range of new cameras at Photonics West 2020

    Raptor Photonics, a global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance digital cameras is launching some new and exciting cameras at the world’s premier camera show in San Francisco from February 4th-6th 2020 on Booth #2343. New Ninox 640 II – following on from the very successful launch of the Ninox 640 three years […]

  • Raptor appoints Quantum Design as new distributor in UK & Ireland

    Raptor Photonics Ltd. (Raptor) is pleased to announce that Quantum Design UK and Ireland Ltd. has been appointed as a distributor of its scientific camera solutions in UK and Ireland. Based in Leatherhead, Surrey, Quantum Design UK and Ireland specialises in advanced scientific instruments for research in academic institutions, R&D departments, and company laboratories across […]

  • Raptor launches the Hawk 252 HD EMCCD camera

    Raptor Photonics, a global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance digital cameras has launched an additional member to its family of EMCCD cameras with the Hawk 252, offering HD resolution for surveillance applications. The Hawk 252 is a cooled EMCCD camera offering back-illuminated HD EMCCD technology, enabling ultimate sensitivity imaging (<50μlux). It offers […]

    Hawk 252, high resolution EMCCD camera
  • Raptor Photonics unveils major expansion in United States

    Raptor Photonics is pleased to announce that it has expanded its presence in the United States by establishing Raptor Photonics Inc. Raptor’s sales and support office will include dedicated admin, technical and sales staff to support all customers in the United States. All future orders in the US will now be handled, processed and supported […]

  • Raptor appoints MSH Systems as new distributor in Japan

    Raptor Photonics Ltd. (Raptor) is pleased to announce that MSH Systems has been appointed as a distributor of its camera solutions in Japan. Based in Tokyo, MSH Systems offers a range of services and expertise in optical components, lasers and spectroscopy equipment as well as fast and sensitive cameras for Physical and Life science applications. […]

  • Raptor wins UK Manufacturing Award for Innovation

    Raptor Photonics picked up yet another trophy at the Made in the UK Awards 2018. The Manufacturing Innovation Award highlighted the company’s work on its SWIR (short wave infrared) camera technology. Now in their fifth year, the awards honour the cream of the manufacturing industry and shine a light on the most innovative and dynamic […]

    award, innovation
  • Raptor wins “Made in Northern Ireland” Award.

    Larne, Northern Ireland. Raptor Photonics has recently won a very prestigious accolade at the recent Made in Northern Ireland Awards, held on Friday 11 May in the historic Titanic Hotel. Raptor picked up top prize in the Manufacturing Innovation category for the company’s work in deep-cooled HD InGaAs cameras. The company will now go on […]

  • Raptor wins two prizes at Larne Business Awards

    Larne, Northern Ireland. Raptor has won top prizes in two categories at the Larne Business Awards, held in Ballygally Castle Hotel on Thursday 10 May. Raptor won the Exporter of the Year and the Excellence in Innovation category. Both coveted awards recognize the recent growth and success that Raptor has enjoyed in the past few […]

    Raptor Photonics Ltd won the Best Export Business Award.