Often times when looking at an image, people will ask “Was that Photoshopped?” or “Did that scene REALLY look that way?” They say this as if the camera, left to its own devices, is going to display an unedited, “truthful” image. The truth is, that any image coming out of one of today’s digital cameras [...]
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Macro photography has been on my bucket list of photography genres to experiment with for a long time. Unfortunately, a good macro lens is not cheap and, since I have no use for it for my commercial work, it is not an expense that I can easily justify. However, I am a firm believer that [...]
Macro photography is a popular technique amongst digital photographers. With modern day equipment, it is easier than ever to explore. However, it still takes a high amount of skill, talent and practice to create stunning photographs. Check out these 20 to get some inspiration for your own shots.
Many of you enjoyed reading part I, City Walks. Thank you for sharing your thoughts on the subject, keep the comments and suggestions coming! I live within minutes from a very large metropolitan area yet I have an abundant wildlife in my own backyard with deer, raccoons, foxes and coyotes. Although I do love cities, [...]
Today we continue to look at some tips for beginners wanting to explore the world of Macro Photography. Check out part 1 of this article at Macro Photography for Beginners Part 1. In macro photography you should aim to capture a sharp image of your tiny subject with all — or nearly all — of [...]
The advent of digital photography swept away one of the most challenging problems in image capture: how to shoot macro without a pile of specialised gear. Now you can get down, dirty and close in the image capture business and make macro the digital way with a 100 per cent success rate. I know I’m [...]
Photo by Amery Carlson Here’s a special discount offer for DPS readers who are just looking at getting into Macro Photography. A long term sponsor of this site has been the team at Profitable Photography (a learning resource for those wanting to make money from their photography). Many DPS readers have bought it (for under [...]