Noise is your friend, noise is your enemy. Depends on who you are. For a photographer noise is mostly unwanted. So there are millions of options and tool, how to … Continue reading On averaging(,) wool and the shadow test
Actually I do not think the Yasuhara Nanoha is not really a macro lens. It is more like the missing link between a macro lens and a microscope. The lens … Continue reading The ultramacro lens for Sony Nex
There it is finally. The awakening of my lust for photography after a longer break. And the journey will start again, where it once started: In the macro dominion.
No really! That is no trick question. I visited the botanical garden today and it was hot. Not hot as in hot but hot as hot as in hell. So … Continue reading How much water does a bee need?
I asked my dentist if I could have some old drills and I got lucky. And this is the beauty with the awful sound. Goosepimps anybody? I also changed the … Continue reading The beauty with the awful sound
Drilling through light, a photo by stst31415 on Flickr. It is Monday, autumn and I shoot a macro again. Today’s topic in macro monday is metal – so I chose … Continue reading Drilling through light
Lined paper, a photo by stst31415 on Flickr. I tried to shoot another macro but wanted to use a different light. A bunch of paper was used – you can … Continue reading Lined paper
Laser spring, a photo by stst31415 on Flickr. I did a macro of a spring from a pen. When trying different sorts of light I got nice interference patterns when … Continue reading Laser spring
Macros with Retroadapter, ein Album auf Flickr. My ultra macros are getting more and more. Looking back I only can say, that I learned a lot. I learned a lot … Continue reading Macros with Retroadapter
Sucked into a seashell, a photo by stst31415 on Flickr. The funny thing on macros is that you see and realize the small details. Textures and colors get their own … Continue reading Sucked into a seashell
I was looking for some projects I can take inside. One of the things I always wanted to do was a burning match macro. The setup was as follows: I … Continue reading The burning match
I wanted to try a different self portrait. Don’t look back in anger, a photo by stst31415 on Flickr.