I wish I could be more help, but one thing I am sure of is that you will do a terrific job, even with what you have.
You may want to check with Trevor (Boid keeper) he is a great guy and if I recall has a post of his experience showing his herps, plus the added bonus that he is a teacher.
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Before you criticize someone, you should walk a mile in their shoes.
That way, when you criticize them you're a mile away and you have their shoes.