Photography Contest

Nikon Small World Competition

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Anyone over the age of 18 interested in digital or film photography through the microscope.

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Nikon's 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.

Top 20 prize winners are selected and ranked by Small World Judges.
1st Prize - $3,000
2nd Prize - $2,000
3rd Prize - $1,000
4th Prize - $800
5th Prize - $600
6th Prize - $400
7th-10th Prizes - $300 each
11th-20th Prizes - $200 each
Honorable Mentions - $100 each
Images of Distinction - Nikon Backpack (or equivalent)