Microscopy Services

Across industries, PhotoScribe offers a variety of microscopy services specializing in material science, including:

Equipment Used

  • Optical Microscopy Imaging
    • With the following illumination and technics:
      • Bright Field
      • Dark Field
      • Polarized
      • Nomarski (NIC), Differential Interference Contrast (DIC)
      • Atomic Force Microscope (AFM)
    • Extended depth of field
    • High Dynamic Range (HRD)
  • Focused Ion Beam (FIB)
  • Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)


  • Microphotography
  • Measurements
  • Material Characterization
  • Diamond and Gemstone analysis
  • Recognition of diamond treatments/enhancements
  • Material failure analysis
  • 3D Tomography
  • Surface Topography