Collectors

Raymund Wu

Raymund Wu

Raymund Wu’s blog and gallery are worth a visit. The high intensity, long wave fluorescent images are exceptional. And who doesn’t enjoy a collecting adventure. Raymund Wu also designs and builds led based lamps, an area worth watching. -rf

Southern Arizona Fluorescent Minerals

Southern Arizona Fluorescent Minerals

Arizona! What a great place to collect fluorescent minerals. In addition to the usual bright calcite, willemite, fluorites and scheelites, Southern Arizona glows with some very unusual calcite, caliche, chalcedony. These unusual specimens, with their combination of colors and textures, are beautiful in both natural […]

EDUV Studio

EDUV Studio

Check out EDUV Studio. A great collection, beautifully photographed and displayed. -rf

White Knob Quarry Again

White Knob Quarry Again

The DzrtGrls, besides producing a great White Knob Quarry video, have collected at the Omya property before. And they’ve got some great images of that adventure at their DzrtGrls site. Check it out. And while there, it’s also a great place for exploring the history […]

Adventures of a Fluorescent Mineral Collector

Adventures of a Fluorescent Mineral Collector

Corby Waste’s Fourth-Millennium.net, is another must visit site for anyone interested in collecting fluorescent minerals. His adventures include: decades of collecting at most of the classic North American localities some neat and rare specimens excellent photography stereo pairs and a neat spiritual Greenland trip This […]

MineralArts

MineralArts

MineralArts.com has some beautiful images of southern Arizona fluorescent minerals. The fluorescent rocks displayed were collected in the mountains of southern Arizona. The rocks consist of calcite and aragonite with minor amounts of opal, sphalerite, and amphiboles. The fluorescence is the result of minor impurities […]

Dzrtgrls at White Knob Quarry

Dzrtgrls at White Knob Quarry

Here’s a neat fluorescent collecting clip thanks to the Dzrtgrls. And if you’re into exploring, check out the Dzrtgirls website. I’ve been following them for years and never miss one of their adventures. -rf

Mark Cole’s Fluorescent Photo Database

Mark Cole’s Fluorescent Photo Database

Mark Cole runs Minershop.com. where he sells an excellent array of world wide fluorescent minerals. And he runs an annual fluorescent mineral collecting trip to Greenland. As a side note, It’s been my dream to go there. But I’ve settled for using the silver pick […]