Even the most skilled artists and fashion designers couldn't create what nature has done here. And we're just lucky that photographer Waldo Nell was able to capture a kaleidoscope of wonder in one breathtaking image.
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Though it looks like finely woven metallic fabric, what you're looking at above are actually peacock feathers, enlarged many times under a microscope. How is it fair that something so stunningly beautiful from far away looks even more incredible when magnified? We could never nail a close-up as well as these creatures!
Though the photo seems to have been taken in 2013, it's making the rounds on Reddit now. Guess we can all use a little more color in our lives these days!