Artwork > False Colored SEM & Drawings

Raw Ginger, SEM
Raw Ginger, SEM
3.5" x 5"

False-coloured scanning electron micrograph of raw ginger. Raw ginger flesh reveals a natural, hollow honeycomb pattern seen here together with small round cells of yeast. Width of image is 370 micrometres.

This image forms part of a series of work "Raw to Processed" which considers food and its relationship to health, looking at patterns in the structure of food and how these change when food is processed.

Scanning electron micrograph 2015
Collection: Wellcome Images