NIGHTSEA Fluorescence Blog

New Product Options for the SFA

18
May
2017

New product options to further enhance the capabilities of the NIGHTSEA Model SFA Stereo Microscope Fluorescence Adapter.

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Contribute a blog post, get a hat!

06
Oct
2016

Contribute an interesting fluorescence story and receive a NIGHTSEA cap!

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Fluorescence microscopy – NIGHTSEA with Unitron and Zeiss

25
Mar
2016

Fluorescence microscopy imaging trials with the NIGHTSEA Model SFA and Unitron and Zeiss microscopes with digital cameras.

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Stereo Microscope Filter Shield

10
Sep
2015

Fluorescence stereo microscopes should include a protective shield. The NIGHTSEA filter shield does double duty as an eye protector and as a viewing filter.

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Coral fluorescence appearance vs excitation wavelength

19
May
2015

With fluorescence, what you see depends on how you excite and view the subject – the interaction of the excitation wavelength, the fluorescing substance, and the barrier filter.

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Coral fluorescence highlights tissue growth extension

19
May
2015

Fluorescence microscopy helps in seeing the growing edge of coral tissue

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White balance for fluorescence photography

15
May
2015

White balance selection for fluorescence photography

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No backscatter with underwater fluorescence photography!

13
Apr
2015

Cool tip – underwater fluorescence photography is relatively immune to backscatter

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Does it Fluoresce? – Empirical vs scientific/first principles

01
Apr
2015

There are two types of approaches to answering the question of whether something fluoresces – empirical (try it and see) vs scientific (make careful measurements). Read to learn the difference.

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Calcein fluorescence detection

10
Feb
2015

NIGHTSEA’s fluorescence visualization tools are the preferred solution for working with calcein-stained fish at macro and micro scales.

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