Weekly Photography Challenge – Macro

Weekly Photography Challenge – Macro

This week’s photography challenge topic is MACRO!

Image by Jaymes Dempsey.

Go out and capture flowers, objects, insects etc. Just be sure they are really close up! They can be color, black and white, moody or bright. You get the picture! Have fun, and I look forward to seeing what you come up with!

Image by Rick Ohnsman.

Check out some of the articles below that give you tips on this week’s challenge.

Tips for Shooting MACRO

Macro Photography on a Budget: An introduction to Close-up Filters

Getting Started with Abstract Macro Photography

How to Give Your Macro Photography a Fine Art Touch in Post-Processing

5 Surprising Macro Photography Ideas to Jumpstart Your Creativity

Reverse Lens Macro – How to Make Macro Photos with “Backward Thinking”

Creative Macro Photography – Using Fairy Lights

How to Choose the Perfect Macro Lens

Weekly Photography Challenge – MACRO

Simply upload your shot into the comment field (look for the little camera icon in the Disqus comments section) and they’ll get embedded for us all to see or if you’d prefer, upload them to your favorite photo-sharing site and leave the link to them. Show me your best images in this week’s challenge.

Share in the dPS Facebook Group

You can also share your images in the dPS Facebook group as the challenge is posted there each week as well.

If you tag your photos on Flickr, Instagram, Twitter or other sites – tag them as #DPSmacro to help others find them. Linking back to this page might also help others know what you’re doing so that they can share in the fun.

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Caz Nowaczyk – the dPS Managing Editor, lives in Wollongong, Australia and has worked as a photographer, filmmaker, and designer in her business, Exposure Arts and Media, for 15 years. Her background extends to Digital Content Management, and Editorial Design. In her spare time, she composes music as Dreamgirl and the Motorist. Since the age of 12, she knew she would be a photographer - the other stuff came as a surprise!