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Mineral Photography

Discussions on best techniques for mineral photography 
Subject Posts Last Post

question about auto focus on cameras

by Kyle Kustka
4 01/14/2018 03:30PM
Last Post by Thomas Lühr

Olympus OM-D Em5 Mark II: High resolution shot mode

by Jean-Marc Johannet
30 01/13/2018 07:42PM
Last Post by Jean-Marc Johannet

Best photographs of specimens larger than 1cm   (Pages: 1 2 3 4 5)

by Rudolf Hasler
400 01/10/2018 03:37AM
Last Post by Jon Aurich

Camera body vs "Point-and-Shoot"

by Robert Wilken
2 01/03/2018 04:07PM
Last Post by Volker Betz

Macro Ring Light and Olympus OM-D EM-5 Mk II Making Me Crazy

by Scott Braley
2 12/29/2017 05:58PM
Last Post by Paul De Bondt

Cleaning lenses

by Jerry Cone
9 12/23/2017 12:21AM
Last Post by Jerry Cone

Usable Magnification Attachments

by Ronald J. Pellar
10 12/09/2017 09:56PM
Last Post by Ronald J. Pellar

CombineZP / Mr. Alan Hadley - Status?

by Scott Braley
16 11/25/2017 06:32AM
Last Post by Douglas Merson

Dust on camera components Attachments

by Joel Dyer
31 11/10/2017 06:14PM
Last Post by Ronald J. Pellar

Exposure problems caused my fluorescence? Attachments

by Larry Eicher
3 11/07/2017 06:09PM
Last Post by Larry Eicher

Photography Help

by James Stroud
7 11/05/2017 07:06PM
Last Post by Ronald J. Pellar

setup // photo shoot minerals //

by Emmanuel Fradin
5 11/04/2017 03:12PM
Last Post by Emmanuel Fradin

Digital microscopes

by Fred A. Schuster
6 10/25/2017 03:43PM
Last Post by Luca Baralis

Moving toward extreme (< 4/64") Attachments

by Larry Eicher
18 08/10/2017 06:08PM
Last Post by Larry Eicher

Black and White Attachments

by Matthew Stanley
1 07/17/2017 02:31PM
Last Post by Matthew Stanley

User Gallery Only

by Douglas Schonewald
15 06/13/2017 06:52PM
Last Post by Jose Miguel Sola Fdez.

User Gallery Only

by Matthew Stanley
27 06/12/2017 05:49AM
Last Post by Jose Miguel Sola Fdez.

Nikon Camera Body

by Brian Eisemann
12 04/18/2017 08:07PM
Last Post by Harald Schillhammer

Beginner photographer

by Antonio Nazario
7 04/07/2017 05:40PM
Last Post by Casey Montgomery

Dioptase ?

by Harald K Andersen
29 02/16/2017 07:24PM
Last Post by Ronald J. Pellar

Photographing sugilite - challenges Attachments

by Bruce Cairncross
2 02/16/2017 07:13PM
Last Post by Ronald J. Pellar

Field Microscopy for the Poor Attachments

by norbert
4 02/13/2017 02:25PM
Last Post by Luca Baralis

Best camera/microscope for oil well cutting and minerals

by Corky Stewart
2 02/02/2017 06:28PM
Last Post by Mineralogical Research Company

Camera Lenses

by Peter Tarassoff
6 01/26/2017 01:32AM
Last Post by Peter Tarassoff

High-power, high CRI LED lightning

by Jyrki Autio
28 01/20/2017 07:38PM
Last Post by Jyrki Autio

photos taken with DinoLites

by Johannes Swarts (2)
5 01/20/2017 07:33PM
Last Post by Johannes Swarts (2)

Advantage of heavy base on macro setup?

by Jyrki Autio
7 01/18/2017 03:42PM
Last Post by Jyrki Autio

iPhone photography Attachments

by Dennis McCoy
6 01/17/2017 05:35AM
Last Post by Reinhardt van Vuuren

This is a test.....this is ONLY a test Attachments

by Don Saathoff
1 01/11/2017 07:38PM
Last Post by Don Saathoff

Affinity Photo

by Steve Stuart
1 01/08/2017 08:22PM
Last Post by Steve Stuart

Aquamarine from Nagar Valley North Pakistan Attachments

by Samina Gulzar
1 01/02/2017 06:58PM
Last Post by Samina Gulzar

specimen supports.

by Stephen Eglinton
30 12/23/2016 04:28PM
Last Post by Ed Clopton

Franklin- Ogdensburg mineral photos solicited

by Van King
1 11/13/2016 02:58PM
Last Post by Van King

Not up to standards ??

by Matt Courville
4 10/31/2016 06:44PM
Last Post by Uwe Kolitsch

capturing a Star Ruby

by Theodore Hansen Theo
2 10/20/2016 04:06AM
Last Post by Ted Hadley

check my photography new find magnetite specimen Attachments

by imran bangash
1 10/13/2016 07:43PM
Last Post by imran bangash

How to photograph mineral specimen: Workshops with Joaquim Callén at the 46th Int. Stuttgart Autumn Mineral Fair, October 15th and 16th

by Meinrad Kempf
1 09/27/2016 03:35PM
Last Post by Meinrad Kempf

CombineZP. Experiment freehand on the microscope. Attachments

by Giuliano Bettini
3 07/31/2016 02:54PM
Last Post by Douglas Schonewald

Motorized Focus Stacking

by Olivier Roth
5 07/20/2016 08:50AM
Last Post by Stephan Wolfsried

How can I improve this photo?

by Jason Evans
6 07/15/2016 02:47PM
Last Post by Rob Woodside

Smartphone micro photography Attachments

by Reinhardt van Vuuren
12 07/15/2016 04:48AM
Last Post by Reinhardt van Vuuren

Capturing fluorescent minerals?

by Tim Jokela Jr
11 07/06/2016 09:41PM
Last Post by Mark Cole

Canon EF-M 28mm macro with built-in LED light

by Jolyon & Katya Ralph
4 07/02/2016 03:39AM
Last Post by Joel Dyer

Combine Zip ??

by I8Arsenic
8 06/30/2016 01:06PM
Last Post by Michael J Pabst

Shock absorber

by Don Saathoff
8 05/21/2016 01:29AM
Last Post by Mineralogical Research Company


by Wolfgang Hampel
4 05/13/2016 02:55AM
Last Post by Henry Barwood

Best microminerals photographs under 1 cm fov. Attachments   (Pages: 1 2)

by Account Closed
114 05/10/2016 07:01AM
Last Post by Account Closed

Improving Photos

by Alex Earl
10 05/08/2016 05:51PM
Last Post by Don Saathoff

Mineral micro-photography gallery update

by Harjo Neutkens
2 05/03/2016 04:53PM
Last Post by D Mike Reinke

Anyone Tried Those USB Microscopes on Ebay? Attachments

by Jonelle DeFelice
11 04/24/2016 04:59AM
Last Post by Joel Dyer

Mineral photography tips

by Joshua Chambers
17 04/18/2016 11:36PM
Last Post by Harjo Neutkens

Recommended camera settings for begginer

by Olivier Langelier
12 04/08/2016 11:41AM
Last Post by Owen Melfyn Lewis

Macro lens on a budget

by Donn Cuson
26 04/01/2016 09:07PM
Last Post by Donn Cuson

Perfect Bench Photo Lighting Setup by Alan Scalone

by Alan Scalone
45 04/01/2016 02:15PM
Last Post by Alan Scalone

Copying photos

by Reiner Mielke
3 03/13/2016 11:04PM
Last Post by Reiner Mielke

Using a laptop tethered to your DSLR

by Stephen C. Blyskal
23 03/06/2016 11:30PM
Last Post by Martin Rich

Improving Photos

by Alex Earl
4 02/24/2016 01:36PM
Last Post by Harold Moritz

MinDat for Image Archiving

by Jeff Weissman
1 02/22/2016 04:30PM
Last Post by Jeff Weissman

Macro photography. Beginner

by Georgios
2 02/22/2016 04:08AM
Last Post by Joel Dyer

Focus Control for Nikon

by Matthew Stanley
3 02/04/2016 11:33PM
Last Post by Martin Rich

DinoLite - some questions about taking good images

by Johannes Swarts (2)
5 01/31/2016 01:35AM
Last Post by norbert

Experiences with metallographs / inverted microscope? Attachments

by Joel Dyer
1 01/29/2016 07:45AM
Last Post by Joel Dyer

CombineZ5 problems

by Don Saathoff
17 01/22/2016 01:59AM
Last Post by Reiner Mielke

Ultimate Setup. What would you do?

by ViktorZeytin
11 01/21/2016 09:27AM
Last Post by Volker Betz

Which light source for mineral photography?

by Niels van Velzen
19 01/16/2016 02:58PM
Last Post by Peter Andresen

Photographing with glass base

by Matt Courville
23 01/15/2016 02:10PM
Last Post by Matt Courville

How calculate width of field for stacking ?

by Account Closed
9 01/12/2016 09:28AM
Last Post by Account Closed

1931 Macro of Austinite Attachments

by Jonelle DeFelice
4 12/25/2015 04:58PM
Last Post by Jonelle DeFelice

Photomicrography: Modified Rheinberg Illumination

by Elise Skalwold
1 11/29/2015 06:18PM
Last Post by Elise Skalwold

Depth perception in macro photos

by Ronald J. Pellar
30 10/19/2015 06:45PM
Last Post by Ronald J. Pellar

Image Inversion

by Robert Wilken
13 10/15/2015 12:35PM
Last Post by Harold Moritz

Overcoming photographic incompetence? (Before and after example) Attachments

by Norman King
8 10/04/2015 06:47PM
Last Post by Norman King

using immersion to photograph inclusions in rough crystals Attachments

by Dennis McCoy
7 09/27/2015 07:30AM
Last Post by Owen Melfyn Lewis

My first photo stack Attachments

by Alex Earl
9 09/23/2015 06:08PM
Last Post by Alex Earl

Mineral Photos

by Alex Earl
2 09/20/2015 09:18PM
Last Post by Owen Melfyn Lewis

Rhodochrosite - Inakuraishi Mine,Furubira, Shiribeshi, Hokkaido, Japan

by Charles lee
1 09/12/2015 04:37AM
Last Post by Charles lee

Articles on Digital Photomicrography and Photomacrography

by Elise Skalwold
2 08/17/2015 08:16PM
Last Post by Elise Skalwold

New generation of photos - are they really better?

by Bob Harman
11 08/16/2015 04:12PM
Last Post by Account Closed

Lytro camera for mineral photography?

by James Pool
4 08/14/2015 05:17PM
Last Post by Jolyon & Katya Ralph

WANTED: Nikon, Sony or Canon DSLRs / lenses

by Jolyon & Katya Ralph
1 08/13/2015 09:05PM
Last Post by Jolyon & Katya Ralph

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