Extraordinary microworld

Dennis Kunkel - microscopy images

We are pleased to announce the acquisition of Dennis Kunkel's compelling microscopy collection.

Dennis Kunkel is one of the world's most prominent microscopists, who has devoted more than 40 years of his life exploring the extraordinary microworld invisible to the naked eye. Dr. Kunkel's expertise and extensive research experience in biological and medical sciences are coupled with a unique gift for capturing these amazing forms in their finest detail.

Dr. Kunkel's award-winning images appear worldwide in print, film and digital media such as Time magazine, Scientific American, The New York Times, Life and National Geographic. He has made significant contributions in the fields of microbiology, neurobiology and botany and authored or co-authored 59 research papers in scientific journals.

His stunning images are distinguished by range, high quality and the amount of information they convey. This is the most comprehensive microscopy collection with more than 22,822 images featuring biological and medical photomicrographs taken with light or electron microscopes.

A selection of 5000 is exclusively available at SPL's website for immediate download and purchase. Image categories include:

Alage
Arachnids
Bacteria
Everyday Objects
Fungi
Insects
Invertebrates
Medical
Plants
Protozoa
Vertebrates
Viruses

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