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Melosira nummuloides

#1 Post by 75RR » Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:03 am

Zeiss Planapo 63x/1.4, DIC, 25µm width, stitched and stacked in Photoshop, Marine sample, Alboran Sea.


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#2 Post by janvangastel » Tue Jul 28, 2020 9:45 am

Very nice photograph!
Is this brownisch color it's normal, live color?

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#3 Post by 75RR » Tue Jul 28, 2020 9:56 am

Thanks janvangastel
Is this brownisch color it's normal, live color?
Yes live colour

Diatoms are in general mostly brownish, though I have seen some with a greenish hue on occasion.

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#4 Post by KD Arvidsson » Tue Jul 28, 2020 10:06 am

Extremely beautiful photo 75RR, sharp,light, exposure, thanks for sharing :D //KD
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#5 Post by 75RR » Tue Jul 28, 2020 10:30 am

Thank you KD Arvidsson :)
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#6 Post by mrsonchus » Tue Jul 28, 2020 10:37 am

Superb image, many interesting features in there!
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#7 Post by 75RR » Tue Jul 28, 2020 3:15 pm

Many thanks mrsonchus, most kind
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#8 Post by hkv » Wed Jul 29, 2020 9:23 am

Very sharp and beautiful!

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#9 Post by Hobbyst46 » Wed Jul 29, 2020 10:03 am

KD Arvidsson wrote:
Tue Jul 28, 2020 10:06 am
Extremely beautiful photo 75RR, sharp,light, exposure, thanks for sharing :D //KD
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#10 Post by 75RR » Wed Jul 29, 2020 11:17 am

Many thanks hkv and Hobbyst46 :)
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#11 Post by Maryfox » Wed Jul 29, 2020 2:01 pm

Hmmmmm. One could send this photo to a jeweler to make a nice bracelet. The beauty of nature is amazing.

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#12 Post by 75RR » Wed Jul 29, 2020 4:33 pm

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