No, we’re not a herd of elephants, but we are a small, specialist company of imaging experts, who care passionately about what we do, with 20 years experience providing the scientific community with microscope cameras and imaging systems.

The facts


UK company

We are a UK business with global customers and we’ve been established for almost 20 years. We have no direct competitors - no-one else does what we do.



Between us we have almost 60 years experience working with microscopes, microscope cameras, microscope incubators and live cell microscope incubation systems. We specialise in our unique 3D Optical HREM imaging solution, as well as custom solutions, both large and small.



We provide solutions and support in life science research, education, industry and forensic science. Find out what our customers say about us.


We care

Caring is at the heart of what we do, supporting you to find the best solution for your needs. We also make sure you have any training needed to get the most from your investment. And we keep in touch, just to make sure you’re still happy.

Why choose Indigo Scientific?

We’d love to tell you more about what else sets us apart. Six things in fact.

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Our team

Chris Hunter

Imaging Systems Sales Engineer

Chris has been working with many kinds of imaging systems for 35 years. Before Indigo Scientific he worked for 16 years at Carl Zeiss. In his spare time Chris is a creative story writer, singer and guitarist.

Sandra Hunter

Administration Manager

Sandra has worked in the microscopy and imaging business for 33 years, with a break to bring up four children! In her 'spare time' Sandra loves going to the gym.

Ashley Hunter

Imaging Systems Engineer

Ashley is heavily involved in development of new products, building and testing systems before dispatch, as well as assisting with on-site installations.

Melanie Willimott

Marketing and Administration

Melanie organises the exhibitions and quotations for Indigo Scientific. Melanie has many years experience in marketing - 15 of these years with Indigo Scientific.

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