The micro-structure of a scale from a butterfly wing. The holes are around 1 micrometre across, about the size of a bacterium. Visualised using scanning electron microscopy by Dr Bronwen Cribb, University of Queensland.
showslow: “ François Leroy’s works typically combine traditional art with digital techniques, mixing photo editing, vectors and renderings. He defines his style as ‘abundant, colorful and tinted with optimism’.