1. The Olympus BioScapes Competition is widely recognized as the world’s foremost showcase for outstanding images and movies of life science subjects captured through light microscopes:

    1. Dr. Igor Siwanowicz
    HHMI Janelia Farm Research Campus
    Ashburn, Virginia, United States
    Specimen: Single-cell fresh water algae (desmids). Composite image including, concentric from the outside: Micrasterias rotata, Micrasterias sp., M. furcata, M. americana, 2x M. truncata, Euastrum sp. and Cosmarium sp.
    Technique: Confocal imaging, 400x

    2. Mr. Spike Walker
    Staffordshire, United Kingdom
    Specimen: Lily flower bud, transverse section.
    Technique: Darkfield illumination, stitched images

    3. Dr. Igor Siwanowicz
    HHMI Janelia Farm Research Campus Ashburn, Virginia, United States
    Specimen: Rotifers around a single-cell green alga (desmid Staurastrum sexangulare).
    Technique: Confocal imaging, magnification 400x

    4. Mr. Frank Fox
    Trier, Rheinland-Pflaz, Germany
    Specimen: Diatom from oamaru fossil
    Technique: Darkfield

    5.Mr. Rogelio Moreno Gill
    Panama City, Panama
    Specimen: Micrasterias furcata from lake sample.
    Technique: Widefield fluorescence (autofluorescence) with 3D deconvolution, image stacks

    (Source: olympusbioscapes.com)

     
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