Story Behind the Image: Shutter(Bugs)

By dinahhillsdon

Mediterranean jumping spider close up

Macro-photography has become increasingly popular in recent years. The ability to go beyond the eye’s natural viewpoint leads to photos that display minute proportions on an epic scale. We were drawn to Fotolia Contributor Tomas Rak’s image of a wasp which perfectly highlights the extreme detail this type of photography can capture. We got a chance to speak to him to find out the processes which are undertaken to achieve such a crisp, clean and intricate:

“I have got this insect from friend of mine, he is entomologist. He wanted me to do some photos of an insect …read more

Via: Fotolia


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