Tag Archives: Microscopy

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Olympus BioScapes 2012 Results

If you are here for a first time visit, you may not know why a bug blog is venturing into microscopy. This is driven partially by climate: I live in Alberta Canada, and for about […]

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Name this Fly

Last week a began setting-up for taking images through a second-hand microscope that I obtained many years ago. This is not a great photograph, but it is my first attempt at a focus stack using […]

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Nikon Small World 2009

Nikon has released the results of the 2009 Small World competition and the results are outstanding. Featuring photomicrography covering all subject matter from botanical through  invertebrates and vertebrates, the winners and runners-up are all well […]

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Fairy Fly Wins Olympus BioScapes Competition (2008)

(Previously published in Voyages Around My Camera, Nov 14, 2008) Press Release: It’s a Bug’s Life, as Flawless Photo of Wasp Wins Worldwide Olympus BioScapes Competition CENTER VALLEY, Pa., November 14, 2008 A luminous golden […]

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