44 Awe-Inspiring Images of the Human Eye

Cataract and refractive surgeons will perform thousands of operations per year, so it's not surprising that they will see some of the most beautiful eyes imaginable.

But for the rest of us, it's not quite as socially acceptable to approach random strangers with beautiful eyes and stare deeply into them...not very likely to be received well.

So we thought we'd inspire you with a few stunning photos of some of the most beautiful eyes we've seen. Enjoy!

Images courtesy of Suren Manvelyan