Welcome to Nigel Downer Photography
A specialist collection of pictures devoted to microbiology, wildlife, nature and the natural environment.
Browse the galleries to view a rich diversity of images from the natural world.
About Nigel Downer
Nigel Downer is a professional photographer and lecturer. Although now retired from full-time education, he continues to expand his freelance career in the field of micro-biology, natural history and the natural environment. Nigel studied micro-biology during the 1960s and 70s and now devotes much of his time to the subject. Specialising in close-up and macro photography, the combination of creative lighting, colour, fine detail and design is characteristic of his work. Nigel has developed an impressive collection of images over the years with his work being represented in numerous publications worldwide.