This Macro Photo Contest Shows Off The World Like You've Never Seen It Before

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Nikon recently announced the winners of its annual "Small World Photomicrography" competition, and the results are out of this world. 

Over 2000 people entered this year's competition to show off their macro photography skills. For those that don't know, photomicrography is the practice of photography through the use of a microscope or similar magnifying device to show objects or the world in a completely different manner, and some of the results are mesmerizing. 

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Butterfly Proboscis

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Front Foot (Tarsus) Of A Male Diving Beetle

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Eyes Of A Jumping Spider

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Scales Of A Butterfly Wing Underside

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Poison Fangs Of A Centipede

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Espresso Coffee Crystals

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Scales Of A Butterfly Wing

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Copper Crystals

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Jellyfish

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Prolegs Of A Hairy Caterpillar Gripping A Small Branch

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Robber Fly

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Cow Dung

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