This could almost count as a cloud-of-the-day post, since dew is a meteorolgical phenomenon. But let’s not get dewy-eyed about that. Instead, let’s get dewy-eyed about dewy-eyed insects.
Miroslaw Swietek took a serious interest in photography when he was thirty-five, and within a couple of years this talented amateur was producing photographic artwork to challenge the professionals. He captures these images by going out into the forest between 3AM and 4AM, to catch his subjects when they are immobilized by the cold. Then he sets up his macro lens within centimeters of them and brings us these beautiful portraits.