In the usual method of stereoscopic imaging by observation at two different angles the resolution obtainable is poor. By imaging in a confocal scanning optical microscope with two different angles of observation the resolution is substantially improved. The method is applicable to phase and amplitude objects.
© 1983 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: August 18, 1982
Published: March 15, 1983
C. J. R. Sheppard and D. K. Hamilton, "High resolution stereoscopic imaging," Appl. Opt. 22, 886-887 (1983)