Annual Winners

2012 Photomicrography Competition

Image of Distinction
2012 Photomicrography Competition

Dr. Ward B. Strong

BC Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations
Kalamalka Forestry Centre
Vernon, British Columbia, Canada

Subject Matter:

A larva of a human botfly, Dermatobia hominis. The bands of retrorse teeth kept it well-anchored until surgically removed from the skin of its human host

- see: Fly (10x)
Technique:

Light microscopy with focal stacking


see: image stacking