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by Tom Jones
Tue Apr 12, 2022 12:35 pm
Forum: Administrator's Appreciation Gallery...Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Radiolaria
Replies: 12
Views: 870

Re: Radiolaria

Very nice!
by Tom Jones
Mon Aug 30, 2021 2:21 pm
Forum: Macro and Micro Technique and Technical Discussions
Topic: What is a good amount of stereo separation?
Replies: 24
Views: 7906

Re: What is a good amount of stereo separation?

6 is best for me. I see distortion starting at 8 degrees.

Tom
by Tom Jones
Wed Jun 23, 2021 9:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum and Community Announcements
Topic: YouTube channel "Journey to the Microcosmos"
Replies: 5
Views: 828

Re: YouTube channel "Journey to the Microcosmos"

I've been watching for at least a couple of seasons and am a big fan. They do really nice work.

Tom
by Tom Jones
Thu May 20, 2021 8:28 am
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Actinosphaerium cell division
Replies: 9
Views: 739

Re: Actinosphaerium cell division

=D> =D> =D>
Beautifully done video!! Very nice DIC.

Tom
by Tom Jones
Sun May 16, 2021 6:51 am
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: DIC of an antique diatoms slide
Replies: 6
Views: 631

Re: DIC of an antique diatoms slide

Very nice DIC work!
by Tom Jones
Sat Mar 20, 2021 8:18 am
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Stacking/Stitching vs. Pixel shifting
Replies: 2
Views: 838

Stacking/Stitching vs. Pixel shifting

Would stacking a few images shot at the same focus depth work out nearly the same as in-camera pixel shifting for higher resolution?
by Tom Jones
Wed Dec 30, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Amoeba: Nuclearia delicatula
Replies: 5
Views: 1905

Re: Amoeba: Nuclearia delicatula

Nicely done video. Nice labels, too.
by Tom Jones
Mon Dec 07, 2020 7:38 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum and Community Announcements
Topic: Zeiss "Lattice Lightsheet" - interesting time-lapses
Replies: 1
Views: 1741

Re: Zeiss "Lattice Lightsheet" - interesting time-lapses

Wow. :shock: Stunning images. I second the "double mitosis" video. Definitely worth the watch.
by Tom Jones
Fri Nov 13, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Amoeba proteus
Replies: 6
Views: 2852

Re: Amoeba proteus

Very nicely done. Excellent video!
by Tom Jones
Fri Nov 13, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Nymph
Replies: 2
Views: 1422

Re: Nymph

Looks like a Damselfly. Nicely done! :D
by Tom Jones
Sat Sep 05, 2020 7:09 am
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Help needed: DIC components necessary for my Oly
Replies: 31
Views: 7837

Re: Help needed: DIC components necessary for my Oly

All DIC systems, including those made by Olympus, are research tools, and as such not at all intended for the amateur market. The compatibilities they describe are for best case use, not what will work at some lower level of performance that might be perfectly suitable for amateur photographic use. ...
by Tom Jones
Thu Jul 02, 2020 7:52 am
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Test wafer distribution: Many features, includes res chart
Replies: 80
Views: 23097

Re: Test wafer distribution: Many features, includes res chart

Oops! :shock: I didn't look very closely when I opened the envelope, and had forgotten it was one chip to start with. They're not quite as bad as Rik's, but nevertheless in 10 pieces!

The envelope didn't look badly damaged, but it's curved a bit like it went through a roller during sorting.

Tom
by Tom Jones
Sat Jun 27, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Olympus BX40 TL mounting problems
Replies: 4
Views: 1564

Re: Olympus BX40 TL mounting problems

I'm not sure why your TLU has a small dovetail, unless Olympus made one for the BH-2 series (without the "U" prefix maybe?) I don't know about. Some of the BH-2 parts had the "BH2" as part of the actual designation but it wasn't put onto the part itself. The U-TLU is a BX series component designed t...
by Tom Jones
Tue Apr 21, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Draparnaldia, Fagilaria, and Volvox
Replies: 17
Views: 6152

Absolutely gorgeous! Welcome back!