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Custom Optics: From Prototyping to Series Production

Addoptics Manufacturing - Then and Now We have always valued our fast lead times, cost-effectiveness, and ability to create complex, custom optics. However, there was something missing. We decided to work towards being able to offer series production to our customers,...

Addoptics at CES 2022

Addoptics will be traveling to the CES 2022 in Las Vegas. This January the biggest Consumer Electronics conference, CES®, will take place in Las Vegas. CES is the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. After attending the...

OEM optics: Custom optics for OEMs

It can be hard to source custom optics for your products. There are many different OEMs, factories, and manufacturing methods. In this article, we will take a closer look at how Addoptics can help you with custom optics for OEMs. OEM optics vs third-party vendors An...

Optical components manufacturing: in need of optical components?

Since the start of this century, optical component manufacturing has significantly changed. Not only the components that are being made have changed, but also the approach on how to manufacture those components. Previously passive image-forming optical components...

Optics fabrication: Developments & Challenges

In this article, we will take a closer look at the developments, challenges, and expectations within the optics industry. The evolution of optics fabrication The optics industry has changed quite a bit and continues to do so. Let’s take a closer look at how demand for...

Manufacturing & prototyping custom optical lenses

Custom optical lens prototyping and manufacturing can be a time-consuming and costly endeavor. High upfront investments are most likely required before you even hold a physical prototype in your hands. Even worse, custom optical lens prototyping with conventional...

Improve safety and comfort with custom automotive lenses

Requirements for vehicle comfort and road safety continue to increase. As such the demand for driver assistance systems, based on machine vision and camera technology, also increases. Automotive optics are indispensable for features like lane departure assistance and...