Modern Microscopy Articles
Applying an Abbe Criterion to Photomacrography
Ted Clarke, Scientific Photographer and Instrument Maker
Microscopists are generally familiar with Abbe’s
criterion for useful magnification being between 500 and 1000 times the
numerical aperture. This subject and its relation to digital imaging are
Assembling Stereo Anaglyph Images with Photoshop
John C. Russ, Materials Science and Engineering Department,
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
J. Christian Russ, Reindeer Graphics, Inc., Asheville, NC
A recent article that appeared in Microscopy
Today showed a flawed and very awkward procedure for using Adobe
Photoshop® to combine stereo pair images into a color anaglyph that can
be viewed through colored glasses. The correct..."
Adventures in Communication, Why No One Understands Me.
Frank S. Karl
It is impossible to deny the importance of any microscopy
technique as applied to research and problem solving. However, the foundation
to all our endeavors is and must be communication. What we perceive and understand
with the photon and electron remains..."