Started in 1994, Scientific Volume Imaging (SVI) is the sole independent company in the world that offers high quality restoration (deconvolution) and analysis software for confocal, widefield & brightfield, Spinning disk, Multi-photon, and STED microscopy, with fully automatic depth-dependent PSF measurement as well as bead-based PSF measurement.
SVI is based in Hilversum (The Netherlands) and has a very clear mission statement: "To provide reliable, high quality, easy to use image processing tools for scientists working in light microscopy. Together with a dedicated team in close contact with the international scientific microscopic community, we continuously improve our software, keeping it at the forefront of technology."
The Huygens software is suited for beginners and advanced users with its wizards and scripting possibilities. With the Huygens Core, SVI takes the lead in facilitating web-based and high-throughput deconvolution and analysis allowing users to perform image processing from their own computer at anytime and at any place. All Huygens software products can be freely tested for 30 days by requesting a free trial version at