|Micro Tech Lab Professional solutions for digital micro and macro photography
|An overview of the LM microscope adapters
|We offer LM digital adapter solutions for the following microscopes
|Online configurator: LM microscope adapter for all digital cameras and microscopes
|LM adapter solution for c-mount microscope ports with reduction optics (0.5x / 0.6x / 0.7x or f=55mm / f=75mm / f=100mm)
|LM Macroscope 24x (15x and 11x) for Focus Stacking: Highest resolution without compromise
|LM Macroscope 9x (5x and 3x) for Focus Stacking: Highest resolution without compromise
|LM photo microscopes: the flexible photography solution for large sensor cameras!
|Macro Close-Up Lens: LM Macro lens 40/80 with plan achromatic optics
|Special mounting medium for microscopy, non toxic,water solved,light hardening,fast solidifying and drying,neutraldoes not make air bubbles,high optical solution,color protecting,solvent free,high refractive index
|Micro Tech Lab advisory service: microscopy, digital cameras, high quality photo
|Service: improving image quality by giving your microscope a professional check-up
|Camera ranking for microscopy use
|Camera recommendation for microscopy application
|DSLR camera or special-purpose microscope cameras?
|Image sensor: dynamic range and it's influence on image quality
|The Zeiss Stemi 508 stereo microscope: microscope adapters for digital cameras (DLSR and system cameras)
|The Olympus IX2 series: enhanced versatility for use in a wide range of application
|Our LM digital adapters open the Zeiss SV8 stereo microscope to a new, digital world
|Nikon’s SMZ 645 and 660 stereo microscopes in microphotography
|With the help of LM Digital adapter the inverse Nikon Eclipse MA100 and MA200 microscope become fit for photomicrography
|Capture exceptional images with the Leica DM4 B/DM6 B and our LM digital adapters
|LM photo microscope with Nikon C-mount camera DS-Fi2 and control panel DS-L3 for measurement tasks, long-term studies and lengthy observations
|Install modern camera systems (DSLR, system- or c-mount cameras) with our LM digital adapter on the Olympus SZX9 – a stereo microscope for industrial applications
|Capture One Pro software: Tethering in microscopy with Live View for a large variety of cameras
|Preview: The Nikon D850 – the new number 1 in our camera ranking!
|Sony Alpha 9 – a camera that has everything you need!
|Sony Alpha 7S II – a video specialist with ultra-high light sensitivity
|Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 – an interesting solution for long-term video recording at the microscope
|Professional camera with full-frame sensor Leica M10 on the microscope
|The new Canon DSLR EOS 1300D – a “microscope camera” with an unbeatable price/performance ratio
definition (HD) videos in microscopy, using the DivX®6.4 video
compression codec with Microsoft™ Windows Vista
3D Desktop with the Windows Flip 3D function
recording high-resolution videos, a high-quality video codec should be
used. Otherwise, a few seconds of video recording can use up far more
than 100 MB of memory on the hard drive. For resolutions of 2048 x 1536
pixels it is essential to consider which is the right video codec to
use. We already presented this video codec in our report “Archiving Video Sequences with the
DivX®5 Video Compression Codec” in 2002. Since then, a lot has
changed in this area. By using faster dual-core and quad-core
processors and high-resolution HD cameras, it is possible to compress
the video to the hard drive in real time, and to display it on the
screen in full resolution.
In the following instructions, the videos were taken using a
high-resolution USB C-mount camera. This camera has a maximum
resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels at 7 images per second.
The new 3D Desktop from the Microsoft
Windows Vista operating system and the “Aereo Glass” interface were
used. Windows Vista offers two new functions for arranging windows:
“Flip” (ALT + TAB) and “Flip 3D” (Windows button START + TAB). These
functions place great demand on the computer and graphic card. In order
to view the special visual effects, it is essential to have a graphic
card that supports DirectX 9.0 or DirectX 10. A dual-core processor
with at least 1 GB RAM is required to work without interruptions.
Further information on Windows Vista can be found on the Wikipedia
Installing the DivX Community Codec with Microsoft Windows Vista:
The DivX codec is offered in a package on the DivX website at
www.divx.com. There are two versions of the codec: a limited, free
“DivX Community Codec” and a “DivX Pro Codec”, which is a component of
the DivX Pro package and costs US$ 19.99 for Windows (as at January
To compress videos, only the DivX codec needs to be installed. All
other components enhance the software package but are not absolutely
necessary. Instead of the DivX Player you can now also use the Windows
Media Player 11.
All required components are
automatically copied to the correct location.
The installation only takes a few
minutes, and the system is then ready for use.
When using the DivX Player to play a
DivX video, the 3D Desktop is temporarily deactivated. The DivX Player
is not 100% compatible with Windows Vista. However, the video can be
viewed efficiently without the 3D Desktop.
Error message from operating system.
The system-specific Windows Media
Player 11 is 100% compatible with Vista and can also play the video in
the 3D Desktop.
Windows Media Player in
the 3D Desktop with the Windows Flip 3D function.
Video information for video being
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