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
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
Small print, now big, a photo by stst31415 on Flickr. I tried some monochrome work and experimented with lighting. In the end there was this one shot I loved. Not … Continue reading Small print, now big
Tips of screws, a photo by stst31415 on Flickr. If you ever wanted to know what the tops of screws look like then check out this macro. I reconfigured my … Continue reading Tips of screws – seashell style
Black and green velcro, a photo by stst31415 on Flickr. I wanted to make a macro shot of velcro for a long time. So I reactivated my retroadapter and tried … Continue reading Another lesson learned from macros