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by micro_pix
Thu Jun 17, 2021 11:25 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Minerals in 3D (stereopairs)
Replies: 4
Views: 163

Re: Minerals in 3D (stereopairs)

Great work! Zooming in to the inclusions is a real treat. Any possibility of setting up a stand-alone site to host images for linking or embedding?

Dave
by micro_pix
Thu Jun 17, 2021 9:24 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Mayfly molting from subimago to adult
Replies: 11
Views: 232

Re: Mayfly molting from subimago to adult

Fascinating info and great photos. I love the stereo of the shed skin - it’s remarkable!

Dave
by micro_pix
Tue Jun 15, 2021 3:53 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Ants
Replies: 14
Views: 269

Re: Ants

Wonderfull photos and great technique!

Dave
by micro_pix
Fri Jun 11, 2021 11:32 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: First post Live jumping spider
Replies: 10
Views: 253

Re: First post Live jumping spider

Great image, I love the composition!

Dave
by micro_pix
Sun Jun 06, 2021 9:01 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Cumminsiella mirabilissima Aecia
Replies: 1
Views: 159

Cumminsiella mirabilissima Aecia

These are the aecia of the rust fungus Cumminsiella mirabilissima on the berries of its host - Mahonia aquifolium . This is the stage of the rust that produces aeciospores. Dave Edit: Name of rust changed after spore examination. . Infected berry. 1x cropped 2021-06-06-16.26.jpg . Closer view. 2021-...
by micro_pix
Sat Jun 05, 2021 12:43 pm
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Plocamium cartilagineum stichidia
Replies: 7
Views: 286

Re: Plocamium cartilagineum stichidia

Nice work! Beautiful dreamlike life form. Just out of curiosity, why did you flip the image inbetween, just esthetic preference or what? Cheers, Karl Thanks Karl. If I remember correctly the crop was from the orientation of the original image and seemed to work. I wanted to use the full image in la...
by micro_pix
Sat Jun 05, 2021 9:42 am
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Plocamium cartilagineum stichidia
Replies: 7
Views: 286

Re: Plocamium cartilagineum stichidia

Thanks for the comments. Did you mount the alga on a slide? Temporary or permanent mount? Would like to remember the details from decades ago but memory fails and notes not found. I do recall, I think, a glycerine mounting medium under cover glass ringed with bicycle tyre rubber glue. May be not. Bu...
by micro_pix
Tue Jun 01, 2021 4:59 am
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Plocamium cartilagineum stichidia
Replies: 7
Views: 286

Plocamium cartilagineum stichidia

These are images of stichidia on the red algae / seaweed Plocamium cartilagineum - a common seaweed on the UK coastline. In its tetrasporophyte form the seaweed produces male and female tetraspores in these stichidia structures. The tetraspores will grow in to the male and female gametophyte form of...
by micro_pix
Tue Jun 01, 2021 4:28 am
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Pond Collecting - A Safari
Replies: 5
Views: 227

Re: Pond Collecting - A Safari

Excellent images!

Dave
by micro_pix
Tue Jun 01, 2021 4:27 am
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Vaginicola
Replies: 5
Views: 188

Re: Vaginicola

Really nice!

Dave
by micro_pix
Sat May 29, 2021 4:39 am
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Didinium vs Paramecium Predator and prey
Replies: 5
Views: 180

Re: Didinium vs Paramecium Predator and prey

Outstanding photography and a great narrative!

Dave
by micro_pix
Fri May 28, 2021 10:48 am
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Short film: Heine Condenser on a modern microscope
Replies: 2
Views: 157

Re: Short film: Heine Condenser on a modern microscope

Nice demonstration! How does the phase and darkfield work with different objectives - are the stops and annuli adjustable?

Dave
by micro_pix
Fri May 28, 2021 10:42 am
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Pediastrum pertusum
Replies: 5
Views: 183

Re: Pediastrum pertusum

Very nice!

Dave.
by micro_pix
Tue May 25, 2021 10:48 am
Forum: Macro and Micro Technique and Technical Discussions
Topic: Fleeting fern fluorescence
Replies: 8
Views: 220

Re: Fleeting fern fluorescence

Excellent Lou!

Dave