Beautiful Microscopic Images Of Fly Brains, Crustacean Claws, And Slime
From Fast Company
January 7, 2013 - 8:45am
This year’s Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging competition netted some fascinating images, including a video that won top honors--a first for the awards. We can’t complain about the competition between camera giants Nikon and Olympus, seeing as how it means we get to enjoy not one but two annual microscopic photography competitions. We took a peek at Nikon’s Small World winners last fall, now, Olympus has revealed the winners of its BioScapes Digital Imaging competition. In its tenth year, BioScapes invites scientists to submit their most compelling images for judging by a group of leading biologists and doctors. “The thousands of images that people have shared with the competition over the years reflect some of the most exciting work going on in research today,” Olympus President Hidenao Tsuchiya says. Because microscopic imaging technology is improvin...
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