New Release 4.0 Candidate Published

The EMVA Standard 1288 for objective characterization of industrial cameras, which is successfully used worldwide, has a successor in the new Release 4.0, which now takes into account the rapid development of camera and image sensor technology.

The release candidate was published on March 16, 2021, and the detailed standard texts can be viewed here.

Educational initative II: Record of EMVA 1288 webinar available
The record of the the first educational webinar of the EMVA about
How to compare cameras with the new EMVA 1288 standard, Release 3.1‘ is now available online at EMVA Tube

If you have feedback, please feel free to contact the EMVA1288 chair at

Educational initative I: The following videos explain highlights of the new release 3.1 of the EMVA 1288 standard for objective camera characterization:

Part 1 (published August 1, 2017): Basics of EMVA 1288

Part 2 (published August 8, 2017): New Summary Data Sheet

New as of December 30, 2016: Release 3.1 with the new data template sheet is operative, download the new documents here