Ooooo, pretty...

The Nikon Small World photography competition is starting up for another year. Check out this year's competitors here (the winners have not been announced but you can rate them yourself). The competition includes beautiful micrographs such as the one below -- the 2000 winner. Prizes are included so check it out the participation guidelines if you have pretty pictures.

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More pictures and comment by Kate of Anterior Commissure.

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pretty pictures that are virtually unseeable by the naked eye, that is

thx for shout-out :)