This image is of a cross section of Marram Grass under a microscope. Phil Gates, a botanist at Durham University in the UK and a Guardian Country Diarist was kind enough to allow me to share it.
A simple blade of grass and it's one of the most beautiful sites I think I've witnessed in quite some time. It reminded me that on a daily basis, I am missing out on so many things that I might be able to see more deeply if I just took a minute to do it.
So join me: walk away from your computer, stop texting for a second and take a close-up macro photo of something that you normally don’t take the time to look at.
Upload a macro or close-up photo of an otherwise hidden world.
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