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Table 1 Examples of acquired data size. (TP = time-points)

From: Light-sheet microscopy for everyone? Experience of building an OpenSPIM to study flatworm development

Figures/Supplementary Video TP Resolution Bitrate Z-step Z-stack Acquired data size   
       Per image Per z-stack In total
Fig. 3 - AcTub frontal view 1 1280 × 1080 16-bit 3 μm 101 slices 2.6 MB 266 MB 266 MB
Fig. 6 - dual-sided illumination 1 2560 × 2160 16-bit 0.5 μm 301 slices 11 MB 3.1 GB 3.1 GB
Fig. 8J (3D) - 5 angles multi-view fusion 1 758 × 758 32-bit Isotropic 635 slices 2.2 MB 1.4 GB 1.4 GB
Additional file 3 - 18 h time-lapse 273 1280 × 1080 16-bit 3 μm 94 slices 2.6 MB 244.4 MB 66.72 GB