The Syncroscopy Automontage system in the Entomology Department at UW-Madison.
For my images, I have been using two sets of gooseneck fiber-optic light sources. I set the gooseneck ends as far away from the specimens as possible. The light sources are generally pointed horizontally and always cranked up to full power. I place a velum cylinder around the specimen to diffuse the light. I always have the room light off when imaging to avoid artifacts in the images. I usually take anywhere from 10-30 images per stack.
Contributed by Jeff Gruber on 9 December, 2007 - 6:39pm Last updated 30 January, 2008 - 2:08pm
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