LauraL6000 (laural6000 at aol.com) wrote:
: Can anyone advise me how to preserve spore prints so they don't smudge or
: flake off? I tried a fixative spray but the spray droplets disturbed the
: spores and left marks. Thanks!
How about photographing the spore prints?
Try hair spray (plain unscented), but don't spray the prints
directly. Spray from a distance and let the mist settle on the spore
print. After the hair spray you can use a heavier fixative spray.
just a few ideas. lewis melville.