Fabric textures. A beetle's wing. A hood ornament. Dewshimmering on a petal. With this essential book, you'll learn tomake magnificent photos of little things and small portions ofbigger things. Discover what equipment you'll need and how toachieve amazing effects with lighting and depth of field. Test yournew-found skills by completing the assignments in each chapter andget feedback at pwsbooks.com. You'll develop a new view of life'ssmall wonders.
Explore your camera's functionality and optional lenses
Experiment with natural light, reflectors, and flash units
Recognize macro opportunities in everyday surroundings
Discover the fun of the "20-step challenge"
Fix common macro problems with digital editing and applycreative effects