You really need to look at what you are doing. The latest digitals do amazing things in documentation, measuring and presentation but at a cost. Besides the $$$, digitals lose the depth perception that a good optical stereoscope has and in many cases the versatility of an optical in terms of sample size and quickness of use.
Don't give up your stereo system but add digital. I've had considerable success with the Keyence line. I progressed through 4 generations before I retired and my old lab has continued to the 5 and 6 generation with the 7000.
Hi Jack You may check Zeiss Microscope. Have a good experience with that.
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