The best microscope is the one that you will use the most often. But on the more serious side: In this episode I will outline some of the quality considerations of microscopes, and this is not only limited to mechanical and optical quality. Keywords: microscope, Friedrich Löffler, compound microscope, Olympus, Zeiss, Nikon, Leica
The best microscope is the one that one uses the most often! Sometimes the choice of a microscope also has a subjective component to it, especially if it is used for hobby purposes.
There are two types of light microscopes, stereo and compound microscopes. They are used to observe different things. Of course, it is best to have both of them!