About Us

Founded in 2009 and headquartered in Houston, Rebellion Photonics offers the only camera in the world that can both identify and quantify gas releases in real time. Rebellion’s Gas Cloud Imaging (GCI) system utilizes proprietary hyperspectral imaging technology with advanced detection algorithms to pinpoint the source and measure the volume and concentration of leaks. GCI is the next generation for leak detection and monitoring at all points of the petrochemical industry.

Rebellion Photonics


Rebellion Photonics: Thriving On Fumes
Her Killer Idea? She Found It in a Science Lab
Rebellion Photonics Named 'WSJ Startup of the Year'
–Wall Street Journal
The Stars Of Forbes' 30 Under 30 In Energy And Industry
Making Oil-Drilling Rigs Safer
–Wall Street Journal
High-tech video camera "sees" gas leaks as they happen
–CBS News
Meet The Woman Who’s Shaking Up The Oil & Gas Boy’s Club
–The Surge
Five Questions For … Allison Lami Sawyer, Rebellion Photonics’s CEO
Houston energy tech co. opens office in EaDo, expects to hire
–Houston Business Journal
Rebellion Photonics gains acclaim for innovative camera
–Smart Business
Tech CEO Allison Lami Sawyer Sees The Answer To Oil & Gas Leaks
–Girls Like You and Me
California's massive gas leak prompts new interest in detection technology
–The Guardian
It’s nice to be No.1: Houston’s Rebellion Photonics wins WSJ’s “Startup of the Year” competition
–Houston Business Journal
Houston young professionals get national magazine love: A 30 Under 30 with a Bayou City bent
–CultureMap Houston
HTC-Asia fosters opportunity beyond the horizon
–Houston Chronicle
Houston SheHacks Event Encourages Women to Form, Lead Tech Startups
Rebellion Photonics Wins Award for Chemical Imaging
–Photonics Media
Houston Biostartups Strong in Innovation
Rebellion Photonics closes on $10.4 million new funding
Republicans ready to eliminate Obama methane rule
–Houston Chronicle
Increasing Energy Security by Reducing Waste
–Morning Consult
What happens to biz plan competition winners?
House plans votes to kill 5 Obama rules
–E&E Daily
Plans to end methane waste rule threaten U.S. security
–The Durango Herald
Spectral Imaging/ Microscopy/ Endoscopy: Fast and efficient, image mapping spectrometry advances bioimaging
–BioOptics World
Allison Lami Sawyer – CEO of Rebellion Photonics
–Idea Mensch
$7 Bil Assets Covered
7International Branches
9 Years In Business