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Module: ThirdParty

Captures an image from a Thorlabs device.

Name Type Range Description
Input value inDeviceID String* Camera serial number or name, Auto = first camera
Input value inInputQueueSize Integer* 0 - Sets size of image queue (on acquisition start, default = 8)
Input value inExposureTime Integer* 1 - Sets the target exposure time in microseconds
Input value inGain Integer* 0 - 1023 Sets gain
Output value outImage Image Captured frame
Output value outFrameID Integer Captured frame ID


Camera driver software

This filter is intended to cooperate with camera using its vendor Thorlabs SDK. To be able to connect to camera it is required to install Thorlabs SDK software with camera dedicated drivers. Currently Aurora Vision Studio uses Thorlabs SDK version 2.9.1.

Thorlabs SDK can be downloaded from the following website:

Parallel execution

This filter cannot be placed in multiple Workers.

Complexity Level

This filter is available on Basic Complexity Level.

Filter Group

This filter is member of Thorlabs_GrabImage filter group.

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