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The JAI Group’s mission is to develop and distribute user-friendly tools for the professional world market by combining electronic eyes and electronic brains into a meaningful whole.

JAI leads the way in developing vision technology, providing innovative digital camera technology for applications in machine vision, medical equipment, global security, and high-end surveillance systems, as well as providing complete solutions for vehicle imaging in traffic enforcement, traffic control, and traffic management.

JAI has sold more than 1,000,000 cameras worldwide to multiple applications and industries where camera vision technology is used as an integrated part of a process, product, or service.


Machine Vision Cameras

JAI offers so many capable cameras we're certain we have one perfect for your application.

JAI is ISO certified and supports the ban on using conflict minerals in manufacturing. The cameras are fantastic, and the company is remarkable.

JAI has a global presence through companies like Machine Vision Direct. With nearly 60 years in business, JAI has sold over 1 million cameras worldwide.

JAI has a wide array of cameras that covers every machine vision need. Area Scan, Line Scan, and Sweep, to name a few broad categories. Do you prefer to shop based on the interface? No problem! We make it easy to sort by USB3 and GigE options. You can also easily sort by cameras that support exclusively monochrome or color.

We’ve made finding the right camera easier than anywhere else on the web at Machine Vision Direct!


GigE and USB3

Machine Vision Direct offers far beyond what our standard offering is on Many customers need customization beyond what can be configured on our website. Contact us at or (800) 834-5588 to talk to our sales or engineering staff, who can assist with designing semi-custom and custom solutions for your needs.

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Fully Custom Solutions

Total Custom Solutions are available for applications where an out-of-the-box solution will not work. Machine Vision Direct can provide fully custom machine vision optical solutions combining JAI cameras with additional components.

Semi-Custom Solutions

Sometimes the missing link to a solution can be as small as guidance on camera selection. Contact Machine Vision Direct, and we’ll help you pick the components for the job!

JAI | High-Performance
Industrial Cameras

High-performance industrial cameras combine supreme image quality with outstanding reliability and durability! JAI strives to be one of the leading companies in the machine vision industry for integrity and passion of our people, providing the best combination of performance, quality, and innovative products.