Drawing onion cells in real-time!

I’ve been re-viewing all the permanent slides I’d made earlier, and experimenting with different viewing techniques. Recently we took out my first slide, an onion peel mount (https://microcosmos.foldscope.com/?p=197449), and tried Mr Manu’s “camera lucida” mode (https://microcosmos.foldscope.com/?p=16684). Using the simplest of materials we found on my table, we set up the Foldscope as seen in the…

Senior Show – Progress! Drawings

Hello there, Foldscope community! I have returned to post in-progress images of my drawings for my senior show. I am also going to attach my blog post to this post because many of you have been wondering about my rationale for choosing such a “random” and “photographic” subject to draw. http://rocklandantiglitter.blogspot.com/2015/03/foldscopes-and-403-round-1-of-images.html?spref=fb I welcome any feedback…

NMU Senior Show

In my Senior Exhibition at Northern Michigan University I plan to explore my own health and wellness through the use of Foldscopes. I will be taking tissue samples from my own body, creating slides, and photographing the images using my iPhone. So far I have created slides using, bear with me here, hair follicles, saliva,…