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There's A Marvelous Tiny World Down There

The winners have just been announced in Nikon's Small World in Motion digital video competition, giving us the opportunity to look through the microscope from the comfort of our office chairs.

This is the second year Nikon has offered a category for video time-lapse photography. Any sort of movie taken through a light microscope qualifies for entry, and an independent panel of judges evaluated each video for originality, informational content, technical proficiency and visual impact. The top three winners in the movie category receive 500-2,000 dollars toward the purchase of Nikon equipment. (If you haven't entered yet, this year could be the year to do it -- they've upped the prize range to 1,000-3,000 dollars.)

This year's first place winner, by Dr. Olena Kamenyeva from the National Institute of Health, shows an immune reaction in the lymph node of a mouse, in response to damage from

Added: Jan-21-2013 Occurred On: Jan-21-2013
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Tags: nikon, small, world, in motion, competition, digital video, microscope
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