Welcome to the Nikon Small World Entry Portal

The Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition is open to anyone with an interest in microscopy and photography through the microscope. The video competition, entitled Small World In Motion encompasses any movie or digital time-lapse photography taken through the microscope.

If you are interested in entering the competition, we invite you to set up a Small World Entrant Account, which will allow you to create a profile, view your entries and update your images and videos before the submission deadline. If you don't wish to register for an account, you may still enter the competition as a guest.

Want to learn more? Read our Frequently Asked Questions.

To view galleries of winning Small World photomicrographs, click here.

To view galleries of winning Small World In Motion videos, click here.

The deadline to submit entries into the 2020 Nikon Small World Competition is April 30th.
As we all know, these are extraordinary times and we will keep you up to date on any changes to the competition through social media and this website.

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Small World Photomicrography Competition

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Small World In Motion Video Competition

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