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Old 09-06-2012, 06:29 PM   #1
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I have a thread going of my first attempt at growing hops... I'm really pleased with the outcome. Here's a few images I took of one of my hops magnified from 10 to 40x...









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Old 09-06-2012, 06:31 PM   #2
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Kewl!

Are those lupulin glands?

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Old 09-06-2012, 06:42 PM   #3
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Great photos

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Please let us know your process for taking pictures like this. Thanks.

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I dunno if those are the glands or blobs of the stuff the glands make...

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Fortunately, I have access to some nice imaging equipment at work... these were taken with a high-res digital camera attached to a stereo-microscope. I played with the angle and intensity of the lighting some to get the best image..

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Now if they could only invent "Smell -O- Vision" Great pics.

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Scratch N Sniff? Tried, didn't work. Beautiful.

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Those pics are amazing! Thanks for posting them!

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