Ladybird Beetles from Switzerland - Chernobyl Series Illustrations: Cornelia Hesse-Henneger documented the effects of radiation on the health of insects, completing beautiful hand drawn pictures of mutations -
Bug-obsessed Slovakian student, Dusan Beno captures detailed macro portraits of insects and spiders. He catches his subjects in the great outdoors and then "bug-naps" them by taking them back to his home for photo-shoots. Portrait of a Hornet.
Using a Scanning Electron Microscope, retired scientific photographer Steve Gschmeissner magnifies insects by up to a million times. A coloured scanning electron micrograph of the head of a human flea (Pulex irritans).