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Macro Photography

Macro photography is extreme close-up photography of insects and other small living organisms which are difficult to admire with our mere eyes. It’s also a popular method for shooting magnificent underwater images of macro life such as pygmy seahorses, nudibranchs and shrimp.

Spiders aren’t scary

Vida van der Walt captures spiders making them look cute instead of scary and tells us why she absolutely loves photographing these feared little creatures.

BEGINNERREADING TIME: 2 MIN

Wouda Interviews International Photographer Thomas Shahan

You might not even know it but if you’ve ever googled macro photographs of jumping spiders you have surely seen his work. With a secret love of classic country music and playing the guitar, “although I’m not very good!” I am over the moon to [...]

BEGINNERREADING TIME: 5 MIN

Macro Photography

I see a bug or a fly, that irritates me and I swat it away, but others get down on their hands and knees and bows down… setting up a shot with their macro lens, and shooting the eye of that same fly… and [...]

BEGINNERREADING TIME: 13 MIN