Publications 1986 - present



Master Class: Biomedical Photography, Colours Magazine, Indonesia Airlines April 2017

Michael Photographs a Snowflake, Fossil Press 2016

A Point of Departure, Guesy Essay International Images from Science 2016, Royal Photographic Society, London UK

Laboratory Imaging and Photography: Best Practices for Photomicrography and More. Taylor Francis September 2016

Crowdpainting with Light: Particpatory Imaging at the RIT BIg Shot
MIchael Peres and Andreas Savakis; Journal of Extreme Imaging Workshop, December 2015

Tips from a Pro
Popular Photography Online Magazine, September 2015

Medical and Scientific Illustration in the United States
Journal of Visual Communication in Medicine, Spring 2015

The Continuing Exploration,
Journal of Visual Communication in Medicine, Winter 2015

Photographing Snowflakes, Photo. Net

Photographing Snowflakes, In-Focus,
Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society Decemeber 2013

The RIT Big Shot Part 1, Journal of BioCommunications Summer 2013

The RIT Big Shot Part 2, Journal of BioCommunications Summer 2013

Photography as Science and Art at the Rochester Institute of Technology, Albertina Press, Vienna 2013

Perspectives on Experienced Based Learning, Exposure, Spring 2013

Biomedical Imaging,
Odyssey Magazine, January 2013

The RIT Big Shot: A Commemorative Collection of Photographs 1987-2009.
Blurb 2010

Photographing Snowflakes, BPC Bulletin
February 2011

Images from Science 2
Cary Graphic Arts Press

Focal Press,
Boston, Massachusetts December 2007

Focal Encylcopedia of Photography - 4th Edition

Focal Press, Boston, Massachusetts March 2007

Plants spring 2005

10 Workshops Later summer 2005

Bradley University Hilltopics
December 2005

What's in a Name
Journal of Audio-Visual Medicine, Dec 2003

Images in Science
Book: Images in Science (ed. L. Möller) Karolinska Press 2003

Images from Science
Cary Graphic Arts Press

The Lennart Nilsson Award
Journal of BioCommunications, July 2000, Michael Peres

Producing Rheinberg Illumination filters with Digital Tools
originally published in Spectra Photonics, July 2001, Michael Peres & Joseph Cowan

Inexpensive Digital Photography for the Dermatology Office

Art Papier and Michael Peres, International Journal of Dermatology, Fall 1999

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Teaching Biomedical Photography in the Future
Journal of Audio-Visual Medicine, Dec 1999

Controlling Vibration in Magnified Imaging

Journal of Biological Photography 1998
Richard Norman & Michael R. Peres

Preparing to go to Africa

In Feb 1998, I lead a Photo Safari through the Serengheti in Tanzania

The New York Botanical Gardens Imaging Manual

1998, Michael Peres, Garett Mariano, Suzie Becker, Alex Forsythe, Karen Braun, & Paul Roettling

Considerations for Standardized
Approach to the Use of Nudity in Clinical Photography

Peres, M; Teplica, D; Burns, S Journal of Biological Photography Vol 64, No 1 Jan 1996
Michael R. Peres, David Teplica, MD and Stanley Burns, MD

Overview of Professional Digital Cameras and Light Microscopy

Journal of Biological Photography 1998, Michael Peres

The Enlarger as a Macro Camera
Orignally printed in the Ilford Photo Educator magazine 1996, Michael R Peres

Isolating Backgrounds for Magnification Photography, orginally published in the Journal of BioCommunications, Vol 23, Number 4 1996

On Site Profile:
the BioMedical Photographic Communications Program

originally published in the Journal of Ophthalmic Photography 1995; Peres. MR Ficher, WS


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The Imaging Systems Program at RIT, Photo Lab Management December 1994

Process Control, Photo Lab Management September 1994

Techniques for Dental Photography

originally published as a handout for annual BCA workshop 1994

Color Interpretation part II, Photo Lab Management Dec 1993

Color Interpretation part I, Photo Lab Management Nov 1993

Kodak 320T Kodak Tech Bits 1992

Color Interpretation: a function of process & film
Orignally published in Kodak Tech Bits 1992, Michael R Peres

Close-up and Photomacrography
Biomedical Photography, Focal Press 1992

Precise Tone Reproduction in B & W Photomicrography

Originally published in Kodak Tech Bits Issue No 1, 1991

Health February 1990

Considerations for Choosing a Film for Dermatology Photography, MD Photo Summer 1990

The Advanced Biomed Photo Class at RIT
, Journal of Biological Photography January 1990

Winning Images from Rochester '88 the Annual Meeting of the Biological Photo Assocition, Medical World News Fall 1988

Zero Perspective Imaging, Industrial Photography March 1988

Branching Out 1987, the Annual Meeting of the Biological Photo Assocition, Functional Photography Fall 1987