Trichomes on Flower

This is an image of the lowermost part of a flower where the petals converge. I attached my foldscope to my phone then stuck the end of the flower into the hole for the lens until the object came into focus. I oriented the foldscope towards a source of light since the LED that comes…

Examining Fabric

I wanted to view a man-made object with the Foldscope, so I cut out a piece of a dyed sock made of woven fabric and mounted it on a slide. I used my iPhone SE to photograph the sample. I was fascinated by how clear the individual threads appeared under a microscope since they look…