insect photography

Watch as NatGeo photographer Thomas Peschak keeps shooting while covered in bugs

Mar 17, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

I’m not too afraid of bugs, but I know I couldn’t stay calm if they swarmed all over me while I was shooting. Heck, I…

Photographer captures magical images of fireflies in Japanese forest

Mar 3, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

I vividly remember the time when I first saw a swarm of fireflies. Their flickering completely enchanted me, and of course, I also tried taking…

Nature photographer films adorable insect that looks like a piece of popcorn

Dec 4, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

There’s so much beauty in the world, and so much of it we can’t see until we look through a macro lens. Physicist, biologist, and…

My process for creating insect portraits with macro photography

Nov 4, 2020
Adam Mann

Each print that I create is a composite of hundreds (sometimes thousands) of individual photos digitally stitched together. Using a method of macro photography called…

2020 Bug Photographer of the Year winners will take your fear of bugs away

Oct 28, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

Most people I know are afraid of bugs or disgusted by them. However, insects are a magnificent subject for macro photography, and they can look…

Watch these weird insects as they take off in super slow-motion

Aug 24, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

Super slow-motion can show us a lot of things that we’ve never seen before. Dr. Adrian Smith of Ant Lab wanted to show us how…

Winners of 2020 International Garden Photographer of the Year show how much beauty there is in your own backyard

Aug 19, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

The coronavirus has stopped us in our tracks and prevented us from traveling, exploring, and taking photos at new places. But hey, this is our…

Watch a photographer’s Blackmagic Pocket 4K become home to a colony of ants

Feb 19, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

Some of us have had ants in the kitchen, or maybe we had to deal with these little creatures while camping. But have you ever…

This mesmerizing super slow motion video shows how ants inject venom into their prey

Aug 7, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

If you spend time in nature, I bet you have been stung by ants more than once. And have you ever wondered how do these…

Five tips for handheld insect macro photography

Jun 27, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

With macro photography, we can discover entirely new worlds and see tiny creatures in a completely new light. In this video, Micael Widell gives you…