Lenses For Computer Vision, Robotics, Video Conferencing, And OEM Applications

About our Product and Capabilities

Commonlands offers high-performance cost-effective M12 lenses and related accessories. These are in use across the aerial robotics, mobile robotics, IoT, smart retail, factory automation, medical, and VR industries.

We try to restock out of stock samples within 2-3 weeks. Lead-times for volume (1kpcs-100kpcs) vary by SKU; please contact us for details. The prices online are not indicative of volume (1kpc+) pricing.

Our supply chain partnerships and our US optical/mechanical engineering expertise enable you to easily/accurately customize the F#, IP seal, filter, and/or mechanical design; NREs, MoQs, and lead-time may apply. Please contact us for more information.

We Only Provide quality

We inspect 100% of the lenses we ship with optional unit-level binning and traceability. 

Our inspection equipment includes : MTF measurement machine, lens parameter measurement machine, resolution projection tester, spectrometer, and automated lens<>lens holder assembly machine. 

The MTF machine customizations, inspection capabilities, and business model we've developed allow us to support mid-volume high-mix inspection so that every lens you recieve has great quality, regardless if you order 1k, 10k, or 50kpcs.


Where you can Find us

We're located 15 minutes north of the San Diego airport in a light industrial complex.

2640 Financial Court, Suite A, San Diego CA 92117

Hours: 8:30AM-5:30PM Pacific Time, M-F

Our Camera Module Partners

We work with many camera ODMs around the world, from China and India to Germany and the US. We can work with any preferred camera module partner and likely know their team already.

We have publicly announced partnerships with two camera design manufacturers. Our partners are well aligned to support the bulk of our customers who need volumes ranging from 100pcs up to mass production of 250kpcs/yr. If you are interested in becoming a partner, please contact us.

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Commonlands' Story

Commonlands is a US-based company located in San Diego, CA. The company was founded in 2018 as a camera engineering and optical design services company within Carnegie Mellon University's Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship. The company relocated to California in 2020 and has been growing rapidly. 

The company's founder is an alumni of the University of Rochester's Institute of Optics, is part of the Zemax Consulting Partners Program, and worked for a top-3 automotive lens manufacturer.
Commonlands was founded to help electrical, mechanical, and SW engineers succeed with new projects. Our team is here to help teams navigate the multitude of technical and supply chain issues that come with optics. 

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