Microscopic photography


Microscopy is my favorite scientific photography. I love mixing liquids into crystal microscope slides. Using polarized light increases contrast and brings out the color variations in each specimen. I hope you enjoy this collection of colorful microscopy photos.
Specimen- Citric acid crystal #1.

Location: Santa Barbara, California
Camera:Canon EOS 5D
Lens: Microscope


Specimen- Citric acid crystal #2.

Location: Santa Barbara, California
Camera:Canon EOS 5D
Lens: Microscope


Specimen- Caffeine crystal #1.

Location: Santa Barbara, California
Camera:Canon EOS 5D
Lens: Microscope


Specimen- Caffeine crystal #2.

Location: Santa Barbara, California
Camera:Canon EOS 5D
Lens: Microscope


Specimen- Tartaric crystal.

Location: Santa Barbara, California
Camera:Canon EOS 5D
Lens: Microscope

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