Small World is regarded as the leading forum for showcasing the beauty and complexity of life as seen through the light microscope. The Photomicrography Competition is open to anyone with an interest in microscopy and photography. The video competition, entitled Small World In Motion encompasses any movie or digital time-lapse photography taken through the microscope.
May 17, 2013
An in-depth look at one of the 2013 Nikon Small World in Motion winning movies.
May 3, 2013
What does a mosquito look like in extreme close-up? The Wall Street Journal features selected images from the Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition.
April 15, 2013
April 30th is the deadline to submit images for the 39th annual Nikon Small World competition, as well as the 3rd annual Nikon Small World in Motion contest.
March 19, 2013
Nikon Instruments is very excited to celebrate a big milestone this week as we reach 10,000 likes on our Small World Facebook page– and we couldn’t have done it without you.
January 22, 2013
Learn how the hidden world moves from National Geographic featuring Nikon Small World in Motion videos.
January 15, 2013
Competition Honors Top Time-Lapse Photography through a Microscope
January 9, 2013
Visit the Nikon Instruments Facebook page and enter our sweepstakes for a chance to win a 2013 Nikon Small World calendar. One lucky winner will also be selected to win the grand prize – a Nikon 1 Double Zoom Kit.
November 23, 2012
There’s an interesting story behind 10th Place winner Dr. Alvaro Migotto’s photomicrograph of a Ophiothela mirabilis (brittle star).
1994 Photomicrography Competition
- Museum of Life + Science
Apr 19, 2013 – Jun 16, 2013
- New York Hall of Science
Mar 08, 2013 – Jun 02, 2013
- Arizona Science Center
Apr 12, 2013 – Jun 03, 2013
- Marine Biological Laboratory
Aug 16, 2012 – Sep 29, 2013
- Discovery Museum Science & Space Center
May 03, 2013 – Jul 14, 2013