Equipment for Macro Photography – Video Tips


Macro photography has become really popular lately and there are many tutorials available on how to do it, including these on dPS:

But let’s talk a little about the gear needed to do macro photography. Here’s a couple video that walk through some of the options to help you get started. In this video from Tamron see: How-To Macro Photography: Equipment, Lighting Tips and More

In this second video by Anthony Morganti you can learn: What You Need To Get Started In Macro Photography

By Jagadeesh SJ

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Darlene Hildebrandt is an educator who teaches aspiring amateurs and hobbyists how to improve their skills through articles on her site Digital Photo Mentor, online photography classes, and travel tours to exotic places like Morocco and India. To help you at whatever level you're at she has two email mini-courses. Sign up for her free beginner OR portrait photography email mini-course here. Or get both, no charge!

  • DonaldHBrown

    How to Focus-Stack Macro Images using Photoshop

  • Michael Owens

    Thanks! Very helpful!

  • Bob Bevan Smith

    Both videos were instructive in different ways. The Tamron video was very helpful in understanding the effect of balancing daylight with flash, and the exposure settings used.

  • Keith Starkey

    Thanks very much! Enjoyed it much!

  • Feenix

    This is the macro of which I am most proud

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