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Simple Magnifying Glass Method For Viewing Trichomes

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Over the last 2.5 years, I’ve spent countless hours with my face up in colas, using a jewelers loupe to inspect trichomes and determine ripeness. Gets tiring, especially if you are crawling around in a tent.

I just discovered that I can hold my 10x jewelers loupe (this is probably a $10 loupe off of Amazon. Nothing fancy.) directly against the camera on my iPhone and it creates a near perfect image! Not quite as good as doing it with your eyeball and loupe, but will work for quick inspections or if you can’t bend over easily or reach certain buds. It’s just SO much easier to use the phone.

I’m sure others have discovered this, but for those who haven’t tried, give it a whirl! Made my morning.

Over the last 2.5 years, I’ve spent countless hours with my face up in colas, using a jewelers loupe to inspect trichomes and determine ripeness. Gets…