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Three Foxes (A Camera Trap Post)

So here is a post based on what the blog is named after, a camera trap in Cornwall. I had a lot of chicken pieces left over from dinner and...

Wednesday, 13 April 2016

Magnified Black Bee-eater Feathers

The other day I saw a photo of a peacock feather under the microscope and it looked stunning. It got me wondering what some of the feathers I have collected look like. So I got my X400 USB microscope out and some of the more colourful feathers in my collection and took some photos. Below is the first  one. It's a black bee-eater. the magnification is X400, X25 and X1.