Innovate with us and reveal the invisible! - Image Intensifier Tubes for Night Vision



Photonis announces that the Japanese National Police Agency (NPA) has chosen 4G image intensifier tubes for their latest acquisition of night vision equipment. With the choice of NPA for 4G, Photonis reinforces its market position as main supplier of high performance image intensifier tubes in Asia.
The stand of Photonis during DSEI 2019 has won a Silver Award during the World Exhibition Stand Awards 2020. The World Exhibition Stand Awards is an international award that acknowledges excellence in the design of exhibition stands. It is the second year in a row that a Photonis stand is awarded with a prestigious prize.



Photonis keeps a close eye on the developments regarding the Corona virus and took several safety and security measures.

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Innovate with us and reveal the invisible!

Photonis Innovation

Photonis is a global manufacturer of electro-optic solutions used in the detection of ions, electrons, and photons. We develop, produce, and market innovative sensors for detecting and amplifying very low levels of light, charged particles, and radiation.
Our products are used in a wide range of applications from night vision to analytical instruments, and even in nuclear reactors and warships. When you partner with Photonis, you will receive a custom detector designed to meet the specified performance and sensitivity criteria.

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DX Korea 2020
September 16 2020 to September 19 2020
Kintex South Korea
Visit Photonis at Defense Expo Korea 2020, September 16 to 19. Photonis will showcase the latest night vision solutions and to highlight its 4G 16 mm image intensifier tubes and 4G+ technology
AUSA 2020
October 12 2020 to October 14 2020
Washington, DC United States
Visit Photonis at AUSA 2020 Washington, October 12 to 14. Photonis will highlight its technologies as its high end solutions for the defense market.
Optatec 2020
November 17 2020 to November 19 2020
Frankfurt Germany
Visit Photonis at Optatec 2020 Frankfurt, Hall 3.1 Stand 824.1, November 17 to 19. Photonis will showcase its latest optic solutions.

Photonis night vision


This demonstrator is a product simulator made to help you comparing each product from our portfolio with different situations, options and light conditions.
It has been done to be as accurate as possible with gap of performance between tubes and the level of detail you could get using them on field.

Move over the scene to discover interactive elements and get more information by clicking on them.
Use the help section for more instruction.

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Our engineers, physicists, chemists, innovation experts and other specialists work everyday to challenge the common beliefs of physics, optics and electronics. They advance ion, electron and photon detection technologies with breakthroughs that trigger(or spark) new markets (or products) and solutions in these fields

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Are you looking for a specification sheet or paper? Documents like these and more are available in the Photonis Resource Center. 

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