This is the last call for 2013 Nikon Small World competition entries and the companion video competition "Small World in Motion". The deadline is next Tuesday, April 30th. Up to 3 entries for each of these contests can be submitted.
Entries for the still digital image Small World contest can be uploaded
through a web browser directly to the MicroscopyU servers at the
Entries for Small World in Motion can also be uploaded through a web
browser directly to the MicroscopyU servers at the following URL:
Videos or single digital images may also be uploaded via FTP at the
Username: smallworld Password: contest
You may also email entries directly to me.
Each contestant will receive both a 2014 Small World Calendar
(available in November).
A note about the contest: Each year, exhibits containing the winning
entries are displayed at museums and science centers throughout the U.S.
and Canada. In the past, many of these images have proceeded to grace
the covers of scientific and industrial publications and journals. A
stunning full-color calendar featuring all twenty Nikon Small World
winning images and honorable mentions is also produced and distributed
to all of the contestants. The first place winner receives a selection
of Nikon products and equipment worth $3,000.
Please let me know if you would not like to receive reminders about the
Nikon Small World competition deadline in the future.
Michael W. Davidson
National High Magnetic Field Laboratory
1800 E. Paul Dirac Dr.
The Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL 32310