Determining the actual scale factor ...

Hauke Heibel hauke.heibel at
Thu Dec 2 09:39:44 EST 2010

On Thu, Dec 2, 2010 at 3:36 PM, Mitko Veta <mitko.veta at> wrote:
> As far as I can tell, the spatial sampling resolution is independent
> of the magnification. For example, you can use a 40x lens, and for
> some reason, decide to sample with a very coarse grid, which will
> produce large pixel spacing. Or am I wrong?

Sounds possible but how could you achieve a spatial resolution with a
20x objective which is normally only possible with a 40x objective?
What you are describing is exactly the other direction, right?

- Hauke

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