macro photography

The 2015 Wellcome Image Awards Will Spark Your Interest In Science

Mar 10, 2015
Liron Samuels

The Wellcome Image Awards recognize science imaging talent and techniques and this year’s winners including some fascinating entries. Scanning electron micrographs of a boll weevil…

The best way to do a focus stacking: Macro Focusing Rails vs Focus Variation

Feb 6, 2015
Tilo Gockel

This tutorial is about how to obtain a large depth-of-field using focus stacking. The main question is: Is it better to use a macro rail…

How To Build A huge Macro Tube for $5

Jan 11, 2015
Udi Tirosh

Have you ever looked inside a macro tube to examine the optics there? haha. No optics, it is just a big tube filled with air.*…

Love Them Or Hate Them, These Ultraviolet Macros Will Change The Way You See Arthropods

Jan 1, 2015
Liron Samuels

Whether creepy-crawlies make you run for your camera or run for the hills, these photos will not leave you indifferent. Be it a beetle, a…

Variable 3 point LED lighting kit for macro/miniature for $55

Dec 15, 2014
Bimal Ramdoyal

Welcome to my tutorial on how to make a 3 point light setup kit that allows you to vary the point LEDs independently. I wrote…

Thomas Shahan Shares His Methods In Macro Photography

Nov 22, 2014
Tiffany Mueller

A few days ago we shared some macro shots of spiders being reflected in drops of dew which were simply stunning. They definitely inspired me to pull…

Beautiful Macro Photos Of Spiders And Flowers Being Reflected In Tiny Drops Of Dew

Nov 15, 2014
Tiffany Mueller

After browsing through the expansive (and insanely brilliant) portfolio of Italian photographer, Alberto Ghizzi Panizza, you might start to wonder how he always seems to…

Meet Carlos Naval: The 9 Year Old Prodigy Recently Crowned Wildlife Photographer Of The Year

Nov 3, 2014
Tiffany Mueller

A nine year old boy from Spain took the top honors in the youth division of the 2014 Natural History Museum and BBC’s Wildlife Photographer of…

Innovative Ad Campaign Introduces Borescope Camera Tech To Commercial Photography

Oct 2, 2014
Tiffany Mueller

Innovation plays a large part in creativity and vice versa. When photographers are able to find the perfect balance of those two things, awesome ideas…

How to Convert Lenses to Tilt Shift Macro Lenses With 3D Printing

Jun 10, 2014
Udi Tirosh

At about $1500 real tilt-shift lenses are not cheap. (Long time readers will appreciate the correct spelling :). Instructable user Cpt.Insano created a 3D printed…