intaglio and microscopy

These prints are intaglio over laser printed rice paper. the images are microscopy taken in my botany lab.

Volvox

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Sphagnum moss

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Don’t tell on me, I’ve forgotten this one.

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Volvox

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4 thoughts on “intaglio and microscopy

    • it really was stunning to see for the first time under the microscope. it also illustrates why sphagnum holds water so well, it’s very much like a sponge. all of those little compartments make for many steeply angled menisci that hold the water very tightly.

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