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by Saul
Mon Dec 07, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Fruit fly larvae
Replies: 5
Views: 909

Re: Fruit fly larvae

Wow -- the "bigger" version has awesome details around the mouthparts! Can you give us some more details about how this thing is illuminated? I gather that it's colored by Rheinberg, but is there an oblique colorless component also, or maybe DIC ? --Rik Thanks Rik ! No , I do not own DIC I made a s...
by Saul
Mon Dec 07, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Condenser adaptations
Replies: 1
Views: 2168

Condenser adaptations

As I promised to few our forum members, post about adopting a AO condenser (and others) to the Nikon microscope. The AO condenser was purchased to make some tests with FO illumination, so I decided to clean the dust and make something useful. This is one of the initial designs _DSC2965-web1333x2000U...
by Saul
Fri Dec 04, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Fruit fly larvae
Replies: 5
Views: 909

Fruit fly larvae

Sony A6300, Microphot, infinity Nikon 20x BD, 135mm TL, 1.4x teleconverter, 198photos, Pmax/Dmap

Bigger : https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/506 ... 2bee_o.jpg
Video: https://www.flickr.com/photos/bauras/50 ... ateposted/

Untitled2-web582x1024U100-G10.jpg
by Saul
Thu Nov 12, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Nymph
Replies: 2
Views: 1024

Re: Nymph

Michael, great details !
by Saul
Mon Nov 02, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Indian Summer 2020
Replies: 15
Views: 4294

Re: Indian Summer 2020

Pretending to be invisible

Bigger: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/505 ... 7979_o.jpg

_DSC4179-web705x1024U100-G11.jpg
by Saul
Mon Nov 02, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: ID please
Replies: 7
Views: 2109

Re: ID please

OK, mystery solved: https://www.facebook.com/photo?fbid=4625001210905631&set=pcb.1628375254010550 https://www.facebook.com/SciencePhotoLibrary/photos/a.399498442948/10158410026142949/ "The appendages on top of the head are air sacs used to control buoyancy. The larvae of these insects are aquatic an...
by Saul
Fri Oct 30, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Optiphot special nosepiece
Replies: 3
Views: 1938

Optiphot special nosepiece

Interesting ebay listing:
https://www.ebay.com/itm/254763207516
What it could be ?
by Saul
Thu Oct 29, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Indian Summer 2020
Replies: 15
Views: 4294

Re: Indian Summer 2020

Buffalo treehopper (Stictocephala bisonia)

Bigger: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/505 ... 103a_o.jpg

_DSC4124-web683x1024U100-G12.jpg
by Saul
Sun Oct 25, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: Photography Through the Microscope
Topic: Burbujas. Luz polarizada.
Replies: 2
Views: 1196

Re: Burbujas. Luz polarizada.

Beautiful set !
by Saul
Sun Oct 18, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Indian Summer 2020
Replies: 15
Views: 4294

Re: Indian Summer 2020

Stink bug nymph
Nikon D7200, Sigma 150mm 2.8 OS, Kenko 36mm

Bigger: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/505 ... 9281_o.jpg

_DSC4055-web705x1024U100-G20.jpg
by Saul
Fri Oct 09, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Nikon BHMJ adaptation
Replies: 7
Views: 4866

Re: Nikon BHMJ adaptation

Adalbert wrote:
Fri Oct 09, 2020 11:48 am
Hi Saul,
Great job!
Question: what about the backlash caused by velcro ?
Best ADi
Thanks Adalbert !
Did not notice any, but please keep in mind - I'm using it in vertical setups only with microscopes or their blocks .
by Saul
Fri Oct 09, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Nikon BHMJ adaptation
Replies: 7
Views: 4866

Re: Nikon BHMJ adaptation

Pau wrote:
Fri Oct 09, 2020 12:04 pm
Great work again, Saul
Nikon BHMJ
:-k BHMJ is an Olympus model, I don't know the existence of this denomination in Nikon models, what am I missing?
Thanks Pau !
Correct, my mistake, it is Nikon model in my photos
by Saul
Fri Oct 09, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Nikon BHMJ adaptation
Replies: 7
Views: 4866

Re: Nikon BHMJ adaptation

RLSprouse wrote:
Fri Oct 09, 2020 8:20 am
Really great info, Saul! Thanks so much for posting all the detailed info you provide. Us beginners appreciate it.

On the velcro comment, did you mean "forgiving" instead of "forgettable"?

~ Russ
Thanks Russ, you are correct, my English is not a "greatest" :)
by Saul
Thu Oct 08, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Alien
Replies: 9
Views: 2330

Re: Alien

Very nice portrait, I like very much face "expression"