Optical Expertise & Testing

Welcome to Sexton's Optical Expertise!

At the Sexton Corporation, we are dedicated to pushing the boundaries of optical innovation and testing. With a team of experienced engineers, camera & lens experts, cutting-edge technology, and a passion for optical design, we have been at the forefront of the industry for over five decades. Simply put, we connect the dots that are difficult to connect. Our ability to take information from our customers and match or design the right lens/optic/camera for their project all while making sure that it can hold up to pressures down to 6000m is what makes us unique. 

At the heart of our company is a team of optical design and testing experts who are passionate about solving complex challenges. Whether you need optical solutions and systems for scientific research, deep-sea exploration, aerospace applications, or consumer electronics, we have the knowledge and experience to deliver outstanding results.

Our expertise encompasses a wide range of optical design services, including:

  1. Camera Selection: Our team is made up of camera enthusiasts who are also leading experts in the field. With a team of skilled technicians and state-of-the-art equipment, we rigorously evaluate and validate the performance of cameras across various applications. Whether you're developing consumer cameras, industrial vision systems, or advanced imaging solutions, our comprehensive testing services provide you with the confidence that your products meet the highest standards of quality, precision, and reliability. Trust us to be your partner in achieving superior image quality and consistency in every shot.

  2. Lens/System Compatibility: While we do not manufacture our own custom and corrected optics, we do have the ability to take your project needs and point you in the right direction. We have been working with a variety of lens manufacturers and product lenses so we know what will best fit your project goals. We will also deconstruct, redesign, and reengineer lenses to fit custom designs. 

  3. Illumination Design: Achieving the perfect lighting is crucial in many applications. We excel in creating custom illumination systems that meet your specific requirements, from uniformity to color accuracy.

  4. Optical Testing: We offer complete optical system testing services, ensuring that all components work seamlessly together. Our state-of-the-art engineering and assembly shop has a dual spindle, optical polishing machine to ensure that our lenses are of the highest quality with minimal imperfections. We also measure MTF, Lens nodal point testing, field of view calculations, and minimum object distance testing. 

  5. Wavelength/Material Compatibility:  Achieving optimal wavelength-material compatibility is paramount in various fields. At our forefront of expertise, we specialize in meticulously matching wavelengths with materials to unlock the full potential of your optical systems. With a deep understanding of the intricate interplay between light and matter, we ensure that your components, coatings, and optical systems are precisely tailored to harness the desired spectral properties. Our commitment to achieving seamless wavelength-material harmony empowers your projects with enhanced efficiency, accuracy, and performance, setting the stage for innovation and success in your endeavors.

Why Choose Us?

  1. Expertise: Our team of optical engineers has a deep understanding of optical science and technology. We stay at the forefront of industry advancements to provide you with cutting-edge solutions.

  2. Compatibility Nexus: We recognize that each project is unique. Our solutions are customized to your specific requirements, ensuring optimal performance and cost-efficiency.

  3. Quality Assurance: Precision and quality are our top priorities. We employ rigorous testing and quality control measures to ensure that our optical designs meet or exceed your expectations.

  4. Timely Delivery: We understand the importance of deadlines. Our streamlined processes and efficient project management ensure on-time delivery, every time.

  5. Collaborative Approach: We believe in collaboration and open communication. Your input is invaluable throughout the design process, and we work closely with you to achieve the best possible outcome.