This year's winners of the Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition were announced on December 17, 2012. BioScapes is an international photo compteition that honors the world's most extraordinary microscope images of life science subjects.
This image, of a Delphinium flower seed, was acquired from multiple Z-stacked images using epi-fluorescence. It took ninth place in the competition.
Sahar Khodaverdi, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, East Azerbaijan, Iran