5 Free eBooks To Help You Get Started With Macro Photography
Macro photography, casually referred to as “close-up” photography, is actually defined as a photograph in which the subject is magnified to life-size or greater. While this style of photography can be fun and result in amazing images, it can also prove to be a challenge.
To help you get started, we’ve rounded up some of our most popular free guides on macro photography. Go ahead and download a few, and create stunning ‘close-up’ images of your own.
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Download now → In this guide, Jason D. Little covers the absolute basics for macro photography, including equipment, lighting considerations, proper exposure suggestions and other tips regarding your preferred subjects that you should keep in mind when starting to shoot in macro.
Download now → If you are fascinated by insects and want to start capturing them in your photography, Leanne Cleaveley’s guide here is a good first step towards this. In her guide you will learn about connecting with the critters in green areas or your own yard, the equipment setup that best works for bugs, how to work with the light you have and how to best position your camera for better shots.
Download now → Lighting is vital to create a successful macro shot. Essentially, it will be the make-or-break factor in determining the viability of your work. Jason covers your options and provides helpful recommendations for handling natural and artificial light.
Download now → While a relaxed approach to macro photography is viable, many photographers prefer to use certain elements to really make those closeups stand out. The use of flash is one of them. In this guide you’ll see how to use it to your advantage, including the possibility of using a narrow depth of field without sacrificing the light.
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You’ll get case-studies, how-to instructions and a self-check quiz. Plus it includes free printable cheat sheets for your camera bag to ensure you don’t forget a step when setting up.
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