The practical definition of dog work
Our lab has a neat brand-new-car-worth Nikon optical microscope... Great!... hehe, except that it's useless... It has a very small field of view together with a very large minimum magnification factor of x10. All of that resulted in a lot of dog work till I acquire a simple panoramic image of a chip.
To distill something good from all the drudgery involved I decided to create a fast-forward timelapse of the whole process. Behold, my artsy creation: