The Digimage System is a simple, compact gel documentation system with a rear digital control panel. It contains the Canon powershot G16, a digital camera with a superb resolution of 12.1 megapixels. The image is viewed from a large 8” TFT colorful screen with monitor purpose only. For a lab with limited space and low budget requirements, the Digimage System is definitely your top choice since it's computer-free operateion. A variety of images can be captured including: agarose and other fluorescent gels, colorimetric gels, auto radiography film, and blotting membrane. A safety switch is equipped to turn off the UV Transilluminator automatically when the front door is opened. Files can be saved in a variety of formats, including RAW format, for transfer to a computer for storage and analysis. The Digimage System can also directly connect to any BNC thermal printer for printing the result immediately.