Cameras FAQs

Here we have provided comprehensive lists of commonly asked questions regarding our scientific cameras. This information is designed to support your inquiries, but if you don’t find the answers you are looking for we encourage you to contact us for further assistance.

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Should I use binning to speed up focusing?

For panning and rough focus, yes; for fine focus, no. Binning increases the size of the pixels, which makes it harder to see if you are in focus. For fine focus, use sub-array readout to increase frame rate.