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by nic
Tue Apr 28, 2020 1:05 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Blue Field Madder (Sherardia arvensis)
Replies: 2
Views: 921

MarkSturtevant wrote:Very nicely done.
Thanks!
by nic
Tue Apr 28, 2020 1:04 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Lower page of Sage leaf (Salvia officinalis)
Replies: 5
Views: 1247

Sym P. le wrote:Further reading about sage leaf with essential oil glands:
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1064245
Thanks Sym! very interesting, especially for the accurate measurements of these balls, quite challenging for me to obtain
by nic
Tue Apr 28, 2020 12:59 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Lower page of Sage leaf (Salvia officinalis)
Replies: 5
Views: 1247

MarkSturtevant wrote:Good! Are those pollen grains?
Thanks Mark! no, those white grains are glands with essential oils
by nic
Mon Apr 27, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Lower page of Sage leaf (Salvia officinalis)
Replies: 5
Views: 1247

Lower page of Sage leaf (Salvia officinalis)

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Lower page of Sage leaf (Salvia officinalis) with essential oil glands

Camera: Sony Alpha 6300
Objective: Mitutoyo M Plan Apo 5x
Light: 4 led lamps 4.3 W
Stack: 70 shots - 40 um
by nic
Mon Apr 27, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Blue Field Madder (Sherardia arvensis)
Replies: 2
Views: 921

Blue Field Madder (Sherardia arvensis)

Image

Blue Field Madder (Sherardia arvensis)

Camera: Sony Alpha 6300
Objective: Mitutoyo M Plan Apo 5x
Light: 4 led lamps 4.3 W
Stack: 93 shots - 40 um
by nic
Mon Apr 27, 2020 4:28 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Sun spurge seeds (Euphorbia helioscopia)
Replies: 0
Views: 1171

Sun spurge seeds (Euphorbia helioscopia)

Image

Camera: Sony Alpha 6300
Objective: Mitutoyo M Plan Apo 5x
Light: 4 led lamps 4.3 W
Stack: 80 shots - 40 um
by nic
Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Moss Oxyrrhynchium speciosum sporophyte
Replies: 6
Views: 1625

anvancy wrote:This looks like a fusion reactor from some sci fi game. (Command and Conquer perhaps?)

lovely details.

Thanks.
Thank you Anvay for appreciation!
by nic
Thu Mar 14, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Moss Oxyrrhynchium speciosum sporophyte
Replies: 6
Views: 1625

bralex wrote:It's like something out of a sci-fi movie!
Thank you for appreciation!
by nic
Thu Mar 14, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Moss Oxyrrhynchium speciosum sporophyte
Replies: 6
Views: 1625

ChrisR wrote:Very nice.
It's hard to get detail showing between the teeth of the peristome, because of out of focus blur.
Thank you Chris!
by nic
Wed Mar 13, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Moss Oxyrrhynchium speciosum sporophyte
Replies: 6
Views: 1625

Moss Oxyrrhynchium speciosum sporophyte

Oxyrrhynchium speciosum (moss) sporophyte

Image

Camera: Sony Alpha 6300
Objective: Mitutoyo M Plan Apo 10x
Light: 4 led lamps 4.3 W
Stack: 250 shots - step 10 um
by nic
Wed Jan 02, 2019 11:25 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: A tiny Viola flower - 100% crop added
Replies: 24
Views: 8426

Thanks Rude and Chris for the very interesting remarks and articles. Looking forward to new Viola flowers to photograph (and better understand) them, I wish you a happy new year!
by nic
Mon Dec 31, 2018 6:18 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: A tiny Viola flower - 100% crop added
Replies: 24
Views: 8426

I think they have completely emptied ..
but the grains are definitely pollens!
by nic
Mon Dec 31, 2018 4:54 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: A tiny Viola flower - 100% crop added
Replies: 24
Views: 8426

Yes, I think so too! Thanks a lot Chris ..
by nic
Mon Dec 31, 2018 2:01 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: A tiny Viola flower - 100% crop added
Replies: 24
Views: 8426

Very nice Rudi, very good image ... unfortunately I have no idea what these small structures are, but they are very interesting ...
by nic
Sat Jun 02, 2018 4:46 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: A few nivicolous myxomycetes..
Replies: 18
Views: 13606

fantastic subject, beautifully photographed!