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Use Your Smartphone for Everything? Now You Can Add Microscope to the List

Ever wish you could just take a quick picture of something through a microscope without having to hook up to a computer or switching microscopes. Well now you can. The SkyLight microscope attachment provides a platform to visualize and image microscope slides, with the convenience of snapping a quick picture on your smartphone. Not a terribly complex idea, just a really cool adaptation of modern technology to tried and true microscopy. Brought to you by Bay Area designers Andy Miller and Tess

Watch the video explanation here

“The SkyLight holds the smartphone camera steady over the eyepiece of a microscope precisely where the image from the microscope is form. Basically, it’s like taking a cellphone picture through the microscope eyepiece. The SkyLight has been designed to be very intuitive to use – you can simply slide any smartphone into position and lock it in place.”

Read the rest of the article here

Check out the SkyLight website here

See more sample images here

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