Lightworks Optics Wins Advanced Imaging Award

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Phil Eads


Tustin, California – June 14, 2007 – LightWorks Optics, Inc. has been awarded the 2007 Imaging Solutions of the Year award by Advanced Imaging magazine. This award was recently presented to LightWorks in recognition for work performed on the HiRise camera which is currently providing high-resolution pictures of Mars from the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.

The HiRise camera is designed to view surface features of Mars in greater detail than has previously been possible. This allows for the study of the age of Martian features, the evidence of past or present water, the climate record and identification of landing sites for future robotic and manned missions. Images returned by HiRise since its insertion in the Mars orbit have exceeded expectations.

This recognition comes to LightWorks Optics for "providing superior solutions using sophisticated imaging technology". LightWorks Optics is pleased to accept this award from Advanced Imaging magazine which is "the leading magazine in the imaging industry".

For more information about LightWorks Optics, Inc., please call 714-247-7175, or visit the new website at

About LightWorks Optics, Inc.

Founded in 1997, LightWorks Optics, Inc. is the leading provider of precision optical subassemblies, systems and component solutions. The company’s award-winning design engineering and production capabilities meet the complex optical needs of customers in the biomedical, medical device, aerospace, defense and commercial industries. The photonic applications may be diverse, but all LightWorks Optics products share a common focus on rapid development, excellent value, and high performance. The company is employee-owned and ISO 9001:2008 certified.

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