#1 The most advanced software
for controlling 2P Laser Scanning Microscopes


Don’t let the microscope control you!

Amazing Features

Now with simultaneous imaging and photostimulation fully integrated. Adds
motion correct, online analysis, arbitrary line scanning and much more!

Parallel Scan Paths

Simultaneous imaging and photostimulation. Each scanner path has its own field of view. Resonant and galvo scanner support.

Dedicated Support

Email support at with your issue and we will help you solve it within 48 business day hours.  Our knowledgeable engineers can help you with scripting, tutorials and even help trouble shoot your microscope.

Very Customizable

The ScanImage scripting interface and API is rich and allows you to automate almost every aspect of microscopy that you can conceive of.  Even on-line analysis.  We know you don't want to get boxed in by black box hardware so ScanImage supports a wide array of hardware that allows you to upgrade your scope when and how you want.

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When you want to do something that's never been done before, we can help. When you have a challenge, we're ready to solve it with you.


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Optimized Computers

Blazing fast computers optimized for ScanImage.

Premium Support

Amazing support. We are invested in the success of every lab using our software.

Custom Coding

Need ScanImage customization or software development? We can do it for you.

Hardware Bundles

We’re a National Instruments Reseller. We honor your Academic Discount. Our turn around is fast. Instead of waiting months, we can usually ship it to you faster than you will get it from NI.

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Live Histograms: Better Results without the Guesswork

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