Small Worlds Never Before Seen

This year, a few entrants to Nikon’s Small World Competition were able to capture images they claimed were the first of their kind.

In some instances this simply meant a traditional subject was photographed using a new technique. In other cases, the competitor captured the best image of a subject to date. Finally, some competitors claim to have taken the first ever photograph of their subject.

From bat embryos to blood-brain barriers, photographers captured some astounding images this year.

see all the photos…

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    Small Worlds Never Before Seen see all the photos…
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    bat embryos … they are so adorable
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