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Sunday September 5th, 2010

Exquisite Castaways

Micronaut is proud to present Exquisite Castaways, a long-term project devoted to the stunning diversity of nature in general - and the world's most exciting insect eggs in special.

Fascinated by their phenomenal beauty and variety Martin Oeggerli has collected and photographed eggs of more than 30 different butterfly species over the last three years. A hand-picked selection of his works has now been published by National Geographic, in the September 2010 issue.

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Video: Behind the Photos

Photographer Martin Oeggerli describes the complex coloring process he uses to reveal a tiny world. The interview has been recorded at the National Geographic headquarter in Washington D.C. earlier on this year, and the video is now online at watch video

Image of the Month

The new 'Image of the Month' is now on display. check it out!