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Nikon Small World: Recognizing Excellence in Photography through the Microscope

July 1, 2019 – September 13, 2019

The oldest and most respected competition of its kind, Nikon Small World celebrates the world’s best photomicrographers, who successfully find the intersection of art and science under the microscope by using a variety of sophisticated microscopy techniques. Nikon’s Small World is regarded as the leading forum for showcasing the beauty and complexity of life as seen through the light microscope.  This year, the Coastal Discovery Museum is one of eight venues to host their traveling exhibition featuring the top 20 photographs selected as winners in the 2018 competition.