A Vorticella Colony

by Howard Webb (St. Louis, MO, USA)

10x image

Vorticella 'colony' 10x, resized to 640x480.


100x image

100x, image cropped but not resized.


400x image

400x, image cropped but not resized.

Technical Details

Taken from Guide to Microlife, by Kenneth G. Rainis and Bruce J. Russell, Franklin Watts, Danbury, Connecticut (USA), 1996, ISBN 0-531-11266-7; this is a good, basic reference, a lot of information without being too technical.

Microscope: Bauch & Lomb monocular, 10x ocular, 4x, 10x and 40x objectives.

Camera: Kodak 3200 Digital, best mode 1152x864.

Software: Photoshop Elements.


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