Caren Alpert’s project “Terra Cibus” (The Land of Food), offers us the opportunity to view different foods closer than ever before.

It is an intimately revealing look into a precious commodity: our food.

After you’re done here, you can also see what alcohol looks like under the microscope here and here.

Food Under the Microscope

Almond

Almond - Food Under the Microscope

Shrimp Tail

Shrimp Tail - Food Under the Microscope

French Fried Onion

French Fried Onion

Brussel Sprout

Brussel Sprout

Star Anise

Star Anise

Chocolate Cake

Chocolate Cake

Cauliflower

Cauliflower

Oreo

Oreo

Kiwi Seed

Kiwi Seed

Fortune Cookie

Fortune Cookie

Raisin

Raisin

Life Saver

Lifesaver

Passion Fruit

Passion Fruit

Blueberry

Blueberry

Cake Sprinkles

cake-sprinkles

Salt

Salt

Vitamin C

Vitamin C

Pineapple Leaf

Pineapple Leaf

Sun-dried Tomato

Sun-dried Tomato