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Welcome to the 10th issue of MicrobeHunter magazine. You can download the PDF and order a printed version.
At this point I would also like to encourage all readers to participate by writing articles (short and long). Read the submissions page for more information.
If you encounter any errors or mistakes, please inform me, I will correct these and upload a new version.
Victorian “Live Box” Microscope Capability in 40mm
These small microscopes are not only attractive collectibles, but also practical excursion companions.
R. Jordan Kreindler
High Dynamic Range (HDR) Imaging of Micrographs
Sometimes it is impossible to show both bright and dark areas of a micrograph correctly exposed. HDR imaging combines micrographs of different exposures to obtain a single, correctly exposed picture.
Closterium costatum CORDA ex RALF
Starting this issue, Mike Guwak presents a different Desmid every month.
Making Stereoscopic Micrographs
The free program Picolay can be used to compute stereoscopic images from a focus stack.
Gallery of Micrographs
Images by Jeff Clinedienst, Gino I. Bianchi, James D. Crosby, Anthony Thomas and Luca Monzo.
Amateur Microscopy – Good for the Soul
Thinking about eye-diving into a microscope? Or are you already a devotee? A life-long fan ruminates on our fondness for looking at little things.
David B. Borg
Mosquito wing as a lens test subject
How sharp is your objective?