Posts of the Category: Photography
What is high dynamic range (HDR) imaging?
HDR imaging combines several individual pictures, so that there is detail visible in both bright and dark areas. It increases the dynamic range of the picture.
How can micrographs be stitched together?
Stitching is the combining of several overlapping pictures into one final larger picture. Panorama software can be used for this.
How can the contrast of micrographs be improved?
Contrast can be adjusted with the “levels” or historgram function of image editing programs.
How can I connect a camera to the microscope?
Sooner or later you might be interested in documenting your microscopic observations with a camera. Digital cameras make this much easier (and cheaper!) than before, but connecting a camera to a microscope can be a little bit complicated if you do not have the right microscope to camera adapter.
How can camera vibrations be reduced?
Camera vibrations can become a problem if the exposure time is too long. There are several ways how you can reduce them.