23. April 2021
von Anete Lusina
Kommentare deaktiviert für A 10-Day Timelapse of a Cracked Egg Reveals Glass-Like Patterns

A 10-Day Timelapse of a Cracked Egg Reveals Glass-Like Patterns

Photographer Jens Heidler recorded a 10-day timelapse of a cracked egg in macro and captured the various stages of its drying and crystalization. What results is are some beautiful and unexpected patterns.

Heidler has an active educatio… Read the rest “A 10-Day Timelapse of a Cracked Egg Reveals Glass-Like Patterns”

21. April 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Portraits Taken with Canon RF100mm Macro Show Incredible Detail

Portraits Taken with Canon RF100mm Macro Show Incredible Detail

Canon hasn’t missed that the EF version of the 100mm f/2.8 macro lens has been popular as a portrait lens for some time and asked Kahran and Regis Bethencourt of CreativeSoul Photography to take the new RF model for a spin. Together, th… Read the rest “Portraits Taken with Canon RF100mm Macro Show Incredible Detail”

14. April 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon Unveils RF100mm f/2.8 L Macro with Unique Bokeh Control Ring

Canon Unveils RF100mm f/2.8 L Macro with Unique Bokeh Control Ring

Canon has announced the RF100mm F2.8 L Macro IS USM, the “world’s first medium telephoto macro lens” that is designed for a wide range of photographers and that offers a unique new feature: a Spherical Aberration (SA) C… Read the rest “Canon Unveils RF100mm f/2.8 L Macro with Unique Bokeh Control Ring”

23. März 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Studying These Tiny, Fast Insects Required Shooting at 73,000 FPS

Studying These Tiny, Fast Insects Required Shooting at 73,000 FPS

Dr. Adrian Smith is well-known for this slow-motion study of insect species and that skill set was perfect for a detailed study of insects known as “springtails.” They normally move so fast that normal cameras, as well as the h… Read the rest “Studying These Tiny, Fast Insects Required Shooting at 73,000 FPS”

9. März 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Watching M&Ms Dissolve in Water is Both Beautiful and Unsettling

Watching M&Ms Dissolve in Water is Both Beautiful and Unsettling

Photographer, filmmaker, and educator Jens Heidler of the YouTube Channel Another Perspective recently filmed and photographed M&M candies dissolving in water. The result is both a mix of beautiful and slightly unsettling.

Heid… Read the rest “Watching M&Ms Dissolve in Water is Both Beautiful and Unsettling”

6. März 2021
von Micael Widell
Kommentare deaktiviert für Playing with Macro Photography at the Kitchen Sink

Playing with Macro Photography at the Kitchen Sink

Here’s a quick, easy idea for something you can try in your kitchen with a macro lens. Yesterday as I was doing the dishes, the water stream hit an egg cup and bounced up in a concentrated jet, splashing water up all over me.

We have all bee… Read the rest “Playing with Macro Photography at the Kitchen Sink”

16. Februar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Russian Optical Company Shvabe Unveils Four New Mirror Lenses

Russian Optical Company Shvabe Unveils Four New Mirror Lenses

Russian optics company Shvabe Holding, which is known as the owner of the Zenitar brand, has announced four new mirror lenses: the MC Rubinar 1000mm f/10, 500mm f/8 Macro, 500mm f/5.6 Macro, and 400mm f/4.5 Macro. Redesigns of older lenses… Read the rest “Russian Optical Company Shvabe Unveils Four New Mirror Lenses”

12. Februar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Tips for Making Beautiful Photos of Frozen Soap Bubbles

Tips for Making Beautiful Photos of Frozen Soap Bubbles

Photographer Jens Heidler, who was recently featured for his macro video of snowflakes melting in reverse, has published a 5-minute instructional video on how to create frozen soap bubbles for dazzling macro photos.

The first half of Hei… Read the rest “Tips for Making Beautiful Photos of Frozen Soap Bubbles”

10. Februar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Watch Snowflakes Melt in Reverse in This Detail-Rich Macro Video

Watch Snowflakes Melt in Reverse in This Detail-Rich Macro Video

Photographer Jens who manages the YouTube Channel Another Perspective has published a hauntingly beautiful video that depicts melting snowflakes freezing back into their original form in extreme detail thanks to a macro lens.

The vide… Read the rest “Watch Snowflakes Melt in Reverse in This Detail-Rich Macro Video”

3. Februar 2021
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für This ‘Satellite’ Short Film of Earth was Shot with Ink and Paint

This ‘Satellite’ Short Film of Earth was Shot with Ink and Paint

German artist Roman De Giuli created this beautiful short film titled “SATELLIKE.” His goal was to recreate the look of satellite views of Earth’s water flows using ink and paint on paper.

De Giuli specializes in exper… Read the rest “This ‘Satellite’ Short Film of Earth was Shot with Ink and Paint”

1. Februar 2021
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für This Photographer Made a 3D-Printed Miniature of Himself for Tiny Scenes

This Photographer Made a 3D-Printed Miniature of Himself for Tiny Scenes

Photographer Mathieu Stern came up with an interesting way to combine macro photography and “self” portraiture: he had a miniature version of himself made through 3D scanning and printing.

Stern visited the Paris-based DiRead the rest “This Photographer Made a 3D-Printed Miniature of Himself for Tiny Scenes”

20. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Astounding Detail: A 10 Billion Pixel Panorama of Vermeer’s ‘Girl with a Pearl Earring’

Astounding Detail: A 10 Billion Pixel Panorama of Vermeer’s ‘Girl with a Pearl Earring’

Emilien Leonhardt and Vincent Sabatier from Hirox Europe last year took part in an incredible project: they photographed Vermeer’s “Girl with a Pearl Earring” at an incredible resolution to allow anyone to see the pa… Read the rest “Astounding Detail: A 10 Billion Pixel Panorama of Vermeer’s ‘Girl with a Pearl Earring’”

4. Januar 2021
von Maximilian Simson
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Photograph Your Own Eye

How to Photograph Your Own Eye

The world of macro photography is full of fascinating subjects, but eyes and irises have got to be among the most mesmerizing ones. As with most captivating subjects, capturing it can be quite a challenge.

In this article, I will share tips, … Read the rest “How to Photograph Your Own Eye”

23. Dezember 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Macro Timelapses of Organisms Drying Out

Macro Timelapses of Organisms Drying Out

“Dry Out” is a new short film by Vienna, Austria-based photographer Christian Stangl. Using macro lenses and a microscope, Stangl shot timelapses showing various organic things drying out.

“Life needs water. But th… Read the rest “Macro Timelapses of Organisms Drying Out”

18. Dezember 2020
von Maximilian Simson
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Use Teleconverters for Macro Photography

How to Use Teleconverters for Macro Photography

Teleconverters are handy lens add-ons that multiply the focal length of the lens they are attached to. They can be mounted in between the camera body and lens (typically a telephoto lens) and increase the focal length of the lens to which the… Read the rest “How to Use Teleconverters for Macro Photography”

2. November 2020
von Adam Mann
Kommentare deaktiviert für My Process for Creating Insect Portraits with Macro Photography

My Process for Creating Insect Portraits with Macro Photography

Each print that I create is a composite of hundreds (sometimes thousands) of individual photos digitally stitched together. Using a method of macro photography called “photo stacking” it’s possible to create images with an incredible a… Read the rest “My Process for Creating Insect Portraits with Macro Photography”

31. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für 10 Easy Macro Photography Ideas You Can Try at Home

10 Easy Macro Photography Ideas You Can Try at Home

JT from the YouTube channel Run N Gun has put together a quick video that takes you through 10 easy macro photography ideas you can try from the comfort of your own home. If you’re looking for some weekend inspiration that won’t t… Read the rest “10 Easy Macro Photography Ideas You Can Try at Home”

27. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Formerly Insect-Phobic Photographer Wins Bug Photographer of the Year

Formerly Insect-Phobic Photographer Wins Bug Photographer of the Year

Over the weekend, Luminar (yes, that Luminar) unveiled the winners of the first annual Bug Photography Awards: a contest that the photo sharing software came up with in association with Buglife, Europe’s leading invertebrate cha… Read the rest “Formerly Insect-Phobic Photographer Wins Bug Photographer of the Year”

20. Oktober 2020
von Maximilian Simson
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Shoot Otherworldly Macro Photos of Soap Bubbles

How to Shoot Otherworldly Macro Photos of Soap Bubbles

There are certain subjects in the macro world, which are so fascinating and absorbing that almost every macro photographer will point a camera at them at some point. No matter how many photos you take or see of these subjects, their charm doe… Read the rest “How to Shoot Otherworldly Macro Photos of Soap Bubbles”

14. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für See the Stunning Winners of the Close-Up Photographer of the Year Awards

See the Stunning Winners of the Close-Up Photographer of the Year Awards

The winners of the second annual Close-Up Photographer of the Year contest were announced recently, showcasing some of the best “close-up, macro & micro photography” from around the globe and inspiring all of us to tak… Read the rest “See the Stunning Winners of the Close-Up Photographer of the Year Awards”