The GIGAmacro Magnify2 system is specifically designed for creating gigapixel resolution imagery of macroscopic and microscopic subjects. The complete turn-key system provides the robotics, optics, camera, software, and computing power to create gigapixel macro images with ease. It combines the latest imaging advancements, software, hardware, and online gigapixel viewing into one system at an affordable price.
The standard system is designed for maximum flexibility and cost efficiency. Depending on your application, the system can be configured with different camera, lens, and lighting options. Custom systems are available for clean room applications, larger subjects, and specialized applications.
- Canon T8i 24 megapixel DSLR
- Canon MPE 65mm 1X to 5X
- Canon MT26-EX Dual Flash [or equivalent]
- GIGAmacro Capture Software
- GIGAmacro Viewer Software
- Zerene Stacker
- Computer configured with Windows 10 or 11, 16 GB RAM, 3TB Drive with 22″ Monitor
- 6 months Parts and Labor
- Standard System Price: $48,750 USD
|Imaging Area||635mm (X) x 534mm (Y) x 254mm (Z)|
|Imaging Resolution||Resolvable detail as high as 1 micron.|
|Imaging Stage Dimensions||825mm x 750mm (6.5mm Safety Glass)|
|Positioning Accuracy||16 micron (X, Y); 3 micron Z|
|Positioning Speed||76 mm/sec (X, Y); 12 mm/sec (Z) axis|
|Bearings, Rails, Lead System||High performance precision IGUS Drylin anodized aluminum rails, bearings, lead screws and nuts (no lubrication needed)|
|Dimensions||97cm width x 83cm length x 91.5cm high. (Folds to 23cm high for shipping)|
|Weight of System||27.5Kg|
|Shipping Dimensions (crated)||110cm W x 97 cm L x 39cm H. (2.46m LWH)|
|Control Enclosure Dimensions||25cm W x 22cm H x 42cm L. 5.5Kg|
|Power requirements||650 W; 110V or 220V compatible. Additional power needed for imaging computer|
The system works with many different models of cameras. We typically use and recommend the following cameras.
Macro and microscopic lenses are interchangeable on the Magnify2. Determine the level of detail and resolution you need then match that need to the lens. Other options are available, however, we recommend these lenses for most applications.
|Lens||Key Features||Magnification||Microns per Pixel using Canon T8i|
|Canon 100mm Macro||Covers very wide field of view for low magnification work.||0.25X to 1X||17.2 at 0.25X, 4.28 at 1X|
|Canon MPE 65mm||Excellent general purpose lens.||1X to 5X||4.28 at 1X, 0.85 at 5X|
|Nikon Toolmakers Telecentric Microscope Objectives||Ideal for high precision measurement applications.||1X, 3X, 5X, 10X||4.28 at 1X, 0.42 at 10X|
|Nikon Infinity Corrected Microscope Objectives||Superior quality for low-relief subjects such as microscope slides.||10X||0.42 at 10X|