Spectacular Winning Photos Of Nikon Small World 2021

1st Place by Jason Kirk. Trichome (white appendages) and stomata (purple pores) on a southern live oak leaf

Nikon has announced the Winners, Honorable Mentions, and Images of Distinction for the 2021 Small World Photomicrography Competition. More than 1,900 entries were received from 88 countries in 2021, the 47th year of the competition.

Nikon’s Small World Celebrating 47 years of images captured by the light microscope. Nikon’s Small World is regarded as the leading forum for showcasing the beauty and complexity of life as seen through the light microscope. The Photomicrography Competition is open to anyone with an interest in microscopy and photography. The video competition, entitled Small World In Motion encompasses any movie or digital time-lapse photography taken through the microscope.

Submit your work for the 2022 Photomicrography Competition, the deadline is Apr 30, 2022.

More: Nikon Small World, Instagram h/t: 121clicks

3rd Place by Frank Reiser. Rear leg, claw, and respiratory trachea of a louse (Haematopinus suis)

10th Place by Sébastien Malo. Vein and scales on a butterfly wing (Morpho didius)

13th Place by Dr. Felice Placenti. Cotton fabric with pollen grains

17th Place by Martin Kaae Kristiansen. Filamentous strands of Nostoc cyanobacteria captured inside a gelatinous matrix

Honorable Mention by Álmos Becz. Water flea swimming near a bell animalcule (microscopic ciliate)

Honorable Mention by Dr. Andrew Mark Posselt. Hind leg of a male frog-legged beetle (Sagra buqueti)

Honorable Mention by Marco Retana, Robber fly (Asilidae)

Honorable Mention by Dr. Fred Terveer. Red forest ant (Formica rufa)

Image of Distinction by Charles B. Krebs. Pollen grain on a crocus flower petal

Image of Distinction by Daniel Knop. Clownfish (Amphiprion percula) embryos in several developmental stages

Image of Distinction by Dr. Guillermo López López. Hibiscus flower anther

Image of Distinction by Dr. Enno Merivee. Mosquito wing (Culiseta annulata)

Image of Distinction by Dr. Dimitrios Zampelis. Eurasian Copper Underwing moth caterpillar (Amphipyra pyramidea) hatching and eating the shell of an empty egg

Image of Distinction by Dr. Razvan Cornel Constantin. Red velvet mite (Trombidiidae)

Image of Distinction by Thorben Danke. Sleeping cuckoo wasp (Crysis sp.)

Image of Distinction by Oliver Dum. Eye of a horsefly (Tabanus sudeticus)

Image of Distinction by Jacek Myslowski. Algae (Netrium and Micrasterias jenneri)

Image of Distinction by Nathan Renfro. Surface texture of a synthetic sapphire crystal with a triangular platinum crystal contaminant

Image of Distinction by Ye Fei Zhang. Butterfly eggs

Image of Distinction by Dr. Marcel Clemens. Antenna of a moth (Catocala fraxini)

(Visited 1 times, 82 visits today)

Leave Your Comment Below

More Inspiring Stories

Cherry Cake
Beluga Whales Blowing Bubbles in Japan
"Lost In The Dark And Then Gone": Atmospheric Photography Inspired By Nature And Dreams
This Exclusive Photo Book Portrays The Relative Beauty Of Belgian Roads
Russian Deputies Learns How to Use Apple Gadgets
15 Wonderfully Satisfying Photographs to Put Your Tired Mind to Rest
The Photographer Took Dark and Gloomy Photos of A Small Russian City Covered with Morning Fog
Stunning Photographs Reveal The Realities Of New Brighton, A Working Class Seaside Resort In Northern England, During The 1980s
Mother Photographs Her Two Daughters To Prove They Are Enough Just The Way They Are
Photo of the Day: The Look
2014 National Geographic Photo Contest, Week 8
Panoramic Photos That Went Horribly Wrong
Rare Photographs of a Very Young Diego Maradona From the Late 1970s and Early 1980s
Attractive Photos from the Urban Photographer of the Year 2015 Competition
The Most Epic Entries From The 2016 National Beard And Moustache Competition
Photographer Tobias Hägg Captures Inspiring Photographs Of The Ocean Seen From Above
Bums for The Bush: The Cheeky Campaign Helping Aussie Farmers
Minimalist And Colorful Fine Art Photography By Valentina Loffredo
From Mothers and Brothers to Imagined Lives Both Past and Future, This Year’s Edition of The 2020 Photo Vogue Festival Explores the Theme 'All in This Together'
Mila Kunis is New Face of Christian Dior Spring/Summer 2012
Daredevil Photographer And A Storm Chaser Captures Stunning Pictures Of Natural Disasters
Star Wars Toy Photography Through The Lens Of A U.S. Marine
Leisure Diving
Photographer Scott Chasserot Shows How Brain Scans Can Reveal Our Ideal Self-Image
Beauty And The Beast: Storm Chaser Captured Stunning Images Of His Wife Poses In Front Of Epic Storms
Hong Kong’s Human Battery Hens: Claustrophobic Images Show How Slum Families Squeeze Their Lives Into The Tiniest Apartments
Wonderful Color Photos Of American People In The 1950s
Marvelous Portraits Of Beautiful Russian Women By Sergey Shatskov
Incredible Photos Of Planes Passing Just Over Maho Beach
This Time Travelling Instagrammer Got Stuck Somewhere In The 1950s