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Press Release: The passing of Mark Breda

Mark Breda

Dear Friends, Colleagues, Customers and Vendors, It is with a heavy heart as we regretfully inform you that Mark Breda passed away on August 31st. Mark was diagnosed with cancer in July and it unfortunately took his life. Mark had

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Our Review of Photonics West 2016

The next best thing to actually being at the show is the reading the Guild Optics ReviewGuild Optics Review of Photonics West 2016:First the numbers: Over 22K people attended the show which included 1,354 exhibitors. It was busy. When I

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What is a Sapphire Lens?

Sapphire Lens

What is a Sapphire Lens? In a prior writing, we explained the definition and uses of sapphire windows. Sapphire windows are often times unintentionally referred to as lenses. However, this term does not fit the definition of a window. A

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Recap of Photonics West

Guild Optics Photonics West

If you didn’t make the trip, you missed a good one. It’s not often that a trade show gets great reviews, but Photonics West 2014 was certainly a great event. Total attendance numbers were in excess of 21,000 people that

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Guild Optics Gains ISO 9001 Certification

  Guild Optical Associates solidifies top quality reputation with ISO 9001 Certification Guild Optical Associates of Amherst, NH has taken the necessary steps to become an ISO 9001 certified organization. For over 24 years, customers have come to expect a

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