Nikon Small World winning photo 2023

From the press release:
Big things come in small packages: NM Museum of Natural History & Science welcomes microscopic photography exhibition on March 24

The first-place finisher in the 48th Nikon Small World competition

An image, taken using high-resolution microscopy and image-stitching, showing the embryonic hand of a Madagascar giant day gecko. This image won first prize during the 48th annual Nikon Small World competition, and is on view at the NM Museum of Natural History & Science from March 24 to April 30, 2023.

Usage: Courtesy of Nikon

Credit: Photo by Grigorii Timin while supervised by Dr. Michel Milinkovitch of the University of Geneva

Note: Representative image at left is often cropped for display purposes. Downloaded high-resolution images are not cropped.