Best Microscope Reviews/Guides

Fun Microscopy Research and Great Information 


Are you wanting to find the best compound or stereo microscope to suit your needs or simply learn more about microscopy? Cheap microscopes without sacrificing quality are available and featured here.

Details in specimens that can be magnified today certainly reveal an exciting depth to our world.

At whichever level you may be at, a student or professional, beginner to advanced, broadening your knowledge will add to your discovery of this fascinating field.

best microscope



Free Information about Compound, Stereo, Digital Microscopes and More!


Here you’ll find lots of easy to follow free information about compound, stereo, digital and various others. Articles on uses, benefits and disadvantages of each type will better equip you in your decision process.

Read about various models and accessories from different popular manufacturers.

By clicking on a specific type or brand of microscope, as featured in the left-hand navigation bar, allows you to read about MicroscopeMaster's specific product reviews and information accomplished to date. Also be sure to study the invaluable microscopy techniques and applications of today.

There are a wide variety of imaging techniques used in biological research as well as by the hobbyist or student, from the more basic to advanced, each with their pros and cons. MicroscopeMaster expands upon them - brightfield, darkfield, phase contrast, fluorescence and more, to help you correctly determine which module is best to use in conjunction with your microscope.

MicroscopeMaster loves to contribute to the education of children at every grade level.  Importantly, a section focusing on student/kids models is quickly developing. There are several sturdy brands (Omax, Amscope, Celestron and Levenhuk etc.) available that are perfect for your budding scientist as well as for your college student. 

Current information, reviews and comparisons can help you find a good quality microscope in your price range, therefore depending on your needs, it may not be necessary to purchase the most advanced and so keep within your budget.

best microscopes image

Enjoy our articles on experiments, cell biology, applications and up to date microscopy news to expand your knowledge.  You have our permission to share your love for our website on your favourite social media channel!

And as far as buying a microscope, don't spend exhaustive amounts of time in the research process. Better understand and increasingly enjoy this growing field of study by letting MicroscopeMaster help you to make the right choice!


Custom Search

New! Comments

Have your say about what you just read on MicroscopeMaster! Leave me a comment in the box below.
From A to Z - Introduction to your Microscope Ebook Available Now!

Search This Site






Recent Articles

  1. Microphotography - Microfilm, Microform, Types and Techniques

    Oct 18, 17 04:11 PM

    Not to be confused with photomicrography, Microphotography involves taking photographs on very small film to produce small images that can only be viewed when magnified.

    Read More

  2. Hair Under the Microscope - Compound and Stereo Microscope Observations

    Oct 18, 17 03:13 PM

    Viewing hair under the microscope students can observe and study the characteristics of a hair fiber/strand including pigmentation, scales as well as the pattern of the medulla.

    Read More

  3. Leaf Structure Under the Microscope

    Oct 16, 17 06:24 PM

    Viewing leaf structure under the microscope shows different types of cells that serve various functions. It's possible to view and identify these cells and how they are arranged.

    Read More