This Picture of a Mosquito Heart Is The Year’s Best Microphotograph

Our friends at PopPhoto have compiled a gallery of the winners of Nikon’s Small World photomicrography competition. Included are close-ups of a mosquito heart (above), a wasp’s nest and more, in breathtaking detail. Check out the gallery and prepare to be amazed.

First Place: Mosquito Heart
Second Place: Five-Day-Old Zebrafish Head
Third Place: Zebrafish Olfactory Bulbs
Fourth Place: Wasp Nest
Fifth Place: Bird of Paradise Seed
Sixth Place: Red Seaweed