‘Evolution’ (dir. Thomas Blanchard) Captures Every Microscopic Detail of Insect and Plant Life as It Unfolds

In this short film, directed by Thomas Blanchard, insects and flowers blossom onto the screen in rich, saturated color and crystal-clear definition. In this time-lapsed video, Blanchard showcases the natural beauty found at a small scale that often goes unnoticed in everyday life. In addition to being visually-striking, this video was a fascinating reminder that highlighting the mundane can be just as artistic as creating a novel spectacle.

Some stills and GIFs of sections of the video I found particularly breathtaking:

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