Imatest provides customers with software, charts and equipment to meet and exceed image quality testing standards.

Imatest gives companies the right tools to test their image capture technology and has been a leader in image quality testing for over 10 years. Whether it’s still shots or video, visible light or infrared, Imatest has helped businesses in a variety of industries, including mobile, automotive, medical and manufacturing.

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Imatest Master
Test for a variety of image quality factors at once using over 30 popular test charts. Test everything from sharpness, distortion, color, illumination and more.
Imatest Industrial Testing (IT)
Ensure manufacturing outcomes meet product design requirements. Automate analysis modules to efficiently analyze image quality in testing environments.
Imatest Image Acquisition
Automatic image acquisition provides real-time analysis of image quality parameters to speed up the testing process. Remove the need to process individual images.
Imatest Ultimate
Integrate Imatest's software library with factory or lab control systems to refine image quality parameters without having to deal with multiple licenses or computers.
Our complete software suite offers you the right tools for the job
Imatest Master

Master

Optimize image quality testing

Imatest Ultimate

Ultimate

Refine test settings for real-time
results on one license

Imatest Industrial Testing

IT

Ensure outcomes meet
design requirements

Flexible testing solutions for development and production
Every industry has unique image quality factors and applications to consider
Get insights to the image quality factors that matter most to your camera system
Whether you need to test ultra-wide or macro lenses, we've got a testing solution
Test a variety of camera system components including sensors and autofocus
Increase oversight and traceability with solutions for several industry standards
View our image quality factors guide.
Understand components, modules and standards that are important to your industry testing needs.

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Using images of noise to estimate image processing behavior for image quality evaluation

In the 2021 Electronic Imaging conference (held virtually) we presented a paper that introduced the concept of the noise image, based on the understanding that since noise varies over the image surface, noise itself forms an image, and hence can be measured anywhere, not just in flat patches.

You can download the full paper (in the original PDF format) here.

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Imatest launches Subscription Software License

 

Imatest is excited to announce a new subscription option for all of our software products. Beginning June 1, 2021, Imatest customers will be able to purchase an annual subscription to our Imatest Master, IT and Ultimate software for both node-locked and floating licenses.

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Imatest launches Camera Geometric Calibration Validation Service for ADAS and Autonomous Vehicle companies

Imatest, LLC, a leader in image quality evaluation tools, today announced the launch of their new Camera Geometric Calibration Validation service to provide objective metrics for calibration quality. The Service uses upcoming IEEE P2020 geometric calibration standard as a reference. (more…)

Imatest sells exclusive license for intrinsic geometric calibration software to Furonteer

Imatest, LLC, a leader in image quality testing software, analysis, test charts, and test lab equipment, and Furonteer, the forerunner in the field of ADAS/Autonomous Sensing Camera Assembly & Test Equipment, announced that Furonteer has purchased the exclusive license to Imatest’s intrinsic geometric calibration software. The two companies partnered originally in 2019 to launch the Imatest-Furonteer geometric calibration solution. 

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Imatest Releases Version 2021.1

Imatest Version 2021.1 adds several new features to Imatest Master and Imatest IT, including edge tracking during live focusing, alignment tools in device manager, new subjective exposure quality loss calculation, OpenEXR support, live exposure and white balance measurements and several customer-requested features.
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Introducing MTS-RM-NIR

The Imatest MTS Reflective Module integrates with our Modular Test Stand Base Module and one or both of the following lights:

This fixture provides the basic setup for a test lab to perform image quality tests with reflective lighting.

  • Easily and reliably illuminate reflective test charts for efficient testing and robust measurements.
  • High-quality hardware allows you to effortlessly position the LED lights
  • Angle and position markers help you record light bank locations for future testing. 

 

The Base Module, Target, KinoFlo or Metaphase Lights are sold separately from the Reflective Module.

Imatest Names a new Vice-Chairman

Imatest names Rémi Lacombe as Vice Chairman of Imatest LLC to guide our success in 2021 and beyond.

Rémi brings a wealth of experience in the imaging field, which will allow Imatest to better serve our partners and customers.

 

About Remi

Rémi brings extensive experience to the Imatest Vice Chairman role, leveraging more than 20 years of experience in general management, strategic deals, sales and marketing in the camera and software industry. Rémi is also the SVP Sales and Marketing of Sentons an ultrasonic touch company based in San Jose, CA. Before, Rémi guided DigiLens waveguide technologies into automotive HUD and Augmented Reality smart glasses. Prior to DigiLens, Rémi was VP of Sales and Marketing at InVisage Technologies Inc., an image sensor company acquired by Apple. Earlier in his career, Rémi designed DxO Labs’ imaging technologies into many smartphone devices creating and growing a business that was eventually sold to GoPro.

Rémi received his master’s degree in Engineering Management from Stanford University and holds Applied Science and Engineering degrees from Ecole Polytechnique and Ecole Nationale Superieure des Telecommunications, both in Paris, France.

You can connect with Rémi via LinkedIn here.

Imatest Founder Norman Koren Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Imatest LLC Chief Technical Officer and Founder Norman Koren was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by AutoSens during the latest AutoSense-Detroit.  In a sparkling virtual ceremony, Norman remarked:

“Thank you all for this unexpected honor, which I appreciate all the more because everyone on the short list is outstandingly qualified. My work in imaging is actually my second career, which I started it when I was sixty. It’s been a real honor to help the industry improve the quality of a wide variety of cameras and a pleasure to get to know some amazing people along the way.”

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