Princeton Instruments cameras are available with F- (Nikon) and C-mounts. First select the camera/CCD, the lens focal length, the aperture and the distance to the object. The calculator will display the size of the selected CCD chip in comparison to 35 mm film, the field of view at a given distance, the resolution of single and for a binned by 2 pixel plus the maximum focus range, or hyper focal, for any aperture and focal length combination.

Note: Hyperfocal Distance is the deepest possible depth of field for the selected focal length/aperture combination.


Select camera

C Mount Vignetting
Select Lens Reset Vignetting
Focal length mm Sensor

Aperture F/Stop

Image area
Focus distance Meter Total pixels
Field of view Pixel resolution
Near focus limit Binned by 2 res.
Far limit
Hyperfocal dist. Total
Subject Size Focal Length