The Visiosens VFU Camera Platform from FRAMOS (Camberley, UK) has more than 200 camera variants per image sensor. The tool comprises CCD and CMOS image sensors ranging from 0.3 to 10.0 megapixels, a variety of output interfaces including USB 2.0 & USB 3.0 (through a Mini-B USB jack with horizontal screw lock), complementary assembly concepts, mounts, and filters. For all variants, the user and system interface is built on a unified, cross-platform software development kit based on the latest .NET™ technology and compatible with Windows and Linux.The camera housing offers multiple mounting options on each side and the front face, which are all symmetrical to the optical axis of the sensor. C-, CS-, or M12-mounts are available for all models. The platform also features an optional LED ring with 7 color options, integrated in the housing and connected to the 8-pin I/O port with 3 IN and 3 OUT ports.