About Us

Midwest Optical Systems, headquartered in Palatine, Illinois, has 30 years of experience and innovation in the fields of optical design, fabrication and inspection. MidOpt is a worldwide leader in machine vision filters and optical solutions. They are represented in over 30 countries and offer over 3,000 cutting-edge products.

MidOpt filters are the premier solution for industrial imaging to ensure flawless control, dependable results and the very best image quality. Every filter is produced with the highest standards in durability, so they can withstand even the harshest environments. Unlike traditional filters, MidOpt filters are designed with a Gaussian transmission curve to allow maximum transmission, emulate the output of the most common LED wavelengths and are less angular dependent.

Some of the many industries MidOpt serves include:

› Machine Vision/Factory Automation
› Security and Surveillance
› License Plate Recognition/ITS
› Medical and Life Science
› Agricultural Inspection
› Aerial Imaging
› Motion Analysis
› Photography and Cinematography

Midwest Optical Systems, Inc.
322 Woodwork Lane
Palatine, IL 60067 USA

P: (847) 359-3550
F: (847) 359-3567