QX3 Digital Image Gallery
Tallahassee Pond Scum, Part 1
Samples from a stagnant pond in Tallahassee, Florida were imaged with the QX3 microscope using Rheinberg illumination. Digital images of a mosquito larve, an ostracod crustacean, and a paramecium are displayed below.
Mosquito Larve at 60x Magnification
Ostracod at 60x Magnification
Paramecium at 200x Magnification
Rheinberg illumination digital images were recorded using a reflected light configuration consisting of auxiliary fiber optics light tubes covered in gels (oblique specimen illumination). Another, much darker gel was placed over the frosted diffusion screen to serve as the background color.
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