Waldo Nell via Imgur
Even the most skilled artists and fashion designers couldn't create what nature has done here. And we're just lucky that photographer Waldo Nell was able to capture a kaleidoscope of wonder in one breathtaking image.
Though it looks like finely woven metallic fabric, what you're looking at above are actually peacock feathers, enlarged many times under a microscope. How is it fair that something so stunningly beautiful from far away looks even more incredible when magnified? We could never nail a close-up as well as these creatures!
Though the photo seems to have been taken in 2013, it's making the rounds on Reddit now. Guess we can all use a little more color in our lives these days!
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