Shooting breathtaking images using a microscope requires a deep understanding of lighting and subject preparation, as well as finely tuned equipment in order to capture the essence of the subject and all the minute details.
Photographers interested in photomicrography get to see the world from a completely different angle. From abstract colors and shapes to more defined cellular organism. The world of photomicrography – or microscopic photography – is a fascinating one. In this post we’ve collected 35 examples of beautiful microscopic photographs.
For those of you interested in either getting started with photomicrography or perfecting your skills and techniques, there’s various resources such as Nikon Small World as well as the book Practical Digital Photomicrography by Brian Matsumoto, that can be of tremendous help. Feel free to share your favorite photomicrographs with us on Twitter.