The Glow worm Caves is a cave at Waitomo on the North Island of New Zealand, known for its population of glowworms, Arachnocampa luminosa. These glowworms are found exclusively in New Zealand and are around the size of an average mosquito
Photographer Joseph Michael captured stunning images of bioluminescent Arachnocampa luminosa glowworms in the caves of New Zealand’s North Island in a series titled Luminosity. luminosa shine an eerie light on the limestone formations of the caves.
The world-renowned Waitomo Glowworm Cave in New Zealand is home to the Arachnocampa luminosa, a worm that emits its own light. Visitors can take a boat ride through the caves and see the glowworms, which look like tiny stars in the darkness.