Motic Images Version 3.1 Software Capabilities

With your digital microscope, MoticamX5, Moticam A1, Moticam A2, Moticam A5, Moticam A8, Moticam A16, or Moticam S series digital camera, you will receive a CD ROM which contains Motic Images 3.1 software for image acquisition and manipulation. The software is compatible with Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 10; Apple Mac OSX and Linux.  

When calibrating the software you can use a microscope slide with imbedded calibration "dots". Once the calibration process is completed, you will be able to make linear or area measurements of any part of your image. Your choices of units include mm, um or inches. You will receive version 3.1 software with all versions of digital microscopes and microscope digital cameras.

Interested in more features than version 3.1 offers? Check out the advanced software of Motic Images Version 3.2! Most Digital cameras in the market today only give you the ability to capture single frames but the Motic Imaging Products provide you with a vast assortment of functions. The software allows you to view live video, capture images and manipulate and measure parameters on them. Motic Software helps to create a vivid and dynamic teaching aid for instructors as well as precise tools for technical use.


software capture feature  


  • Instantly capture still images.
  • Obtain still images at programmed intervals that you set (time lapse).
  • Set live Image size to 2048 x 1536 (3.0 mp camera only), 1600 x 1280 (2.0 mp camera only), 1280 x 1024, 1024 x 768, 800 x 600, 640 x 480, or 320 x 240 pixels. (DAC-3 limited to 320X240)
  • Image captures size of 2048 x 1536 (3.0 mega pixel), 1600 x 1280 (2.0 mega pixel), 1280 x 1024, 1024 x 768, 800 x 600, 640 x 480, or 320 x 240 pixels.
  • Show full screen real-time live images on your computer.
  • Record images in an AVI movie format detailing development and /or movement of a specimen being watched.
software measure feature  


  • Compute entire area or portions of an image.
  • Choose from line (linear) or area: Ellipse, circle, rectangle, irregular shape and polygon measuring tools.
  • Several measurement parameters available including mm, um and inches.
  • Uses an easy & automatic calibration process with enclosed calibration slide.
  • Resave the image with the measurement superimposed on it.