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The Sunday Shutter: December 22, 2019

We’re starting a brand-new weekly feature here at Photofocus, highlighting some of the best content for photographers that we’ve found on the web. Stay tuned every Sunday for more of

Photographing macro flowers in a natural setting

In this video, Joseph Linaschke shows us best practices for capturing macro flower photographs in a natural setting. For more LinkedIn Learning videos about photography, click here. When you start

Photographer of the Day: Mary Wardell

Category: Macro Photographer: Mary Wardell Photo: “2019-01-18 Rainy day close-up!” This photograph of a raindrop getting ready to drip is what I love to see in macro. It shows some action

Photographer of the Day: David Edenfield

Category: Macro Photographer: David Edenfield Photo: “Reaching Out..” David’s flower photograph is a perfect example of why macro is such an effective medium. By having a shallow depth of field, it

Photographer of the Day: Jose Matutina

Category: Macro Photographer: Jose Matutina Photo: “Bee Sees Flower” This macro capture of a bee whizzing towards a flower is a common sight amongst macro photographs. You can see the detail

Photographer of the Day: Andrzej Figlewicz

Category: Macro Photographer: Andrzej Figlewicz Photo: “Juggling Fly” This photograph of the Lucilia Sericata — known as the common green bottle fly — showcases the immense detail that is often presented

Photographer of the Day: EVO GT

Category: Macro Photographer: EVO GT Photo: “VW Camper Sunset at the Dunes” Macro is defined by showing the up-close likeness of an object in an image. In this photograph by EVO

Why are there so many lens choices?

Why are there so many lens choices for your camera? The simple answer is that every photographer sees the world differently requiring the use of different focal length lenses. Different

Weekly Wrap-Up: December 23-29, 2018

The Weekly Wrap-up compiles interesting articles published this week on Photofocus. This week we talked about getting started with your new camera, photographing Christmas morning, macro photography tips, sharpening using

Getting started with macro photography

Since I recently wrote about capturing the details of the holidays with macro images, I thought I’d expand on the topic a bit more. How to get better macro shots

Ho ho ho macro holidays

There are hundreds, probably thousands of images taken during the holidays. Family, friends, gift unwrapping, food, parties and so much more. Most of those images are wide shots, full scenes

Cambo Actus

Cambo Actus + FUJIFILM GFX-part-2

Testing the Ultimate Technical Camera – part 2 This 2nd part of my examination of the Cambo Actus GFX system focuses (literally) on the lens tilting functionality. The tilting lens