Microscopic Images

Caffeine Crystal

Stefan Eberhard, Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

Technique: Polarized Light Magnification: 25x

 

Butterfly Eggs

David Millard, Austin, TX

Technique: Diffuse Incident Illumination, Focus Stacking Magnification: 6x

Mushroom Gills

Charles Krebs, Charles Krebs Photography, Issaquah, WA

Technique: Transmitted Light Magnification: 20x

Images courtesy of Nikon Small World via Wired