Macro Photography- your portal into another world!

By dinahhillsdon

Macro photography emphasizes minute detail, texture and pattern, transforming the ordinary into extraordinary. The term macro applies to images that increase the size of an object from about a half-life size reproduction to five times life-size, or in other words a ratio of 1:1 to 5:1.

If you’re just getting into macro photography, you’ve probably discovered the lenses involved can be quite an investment. Reversal rings are a cheap alternative, enabling you to put the lens on your camera backwards, converting it into a budget macro lens. Unlike close-up filters, reversal rings do not degrade image quality and the loss of …read more

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