Quadrupling of a picture
Composition of circles and squares with a strong diagonal of a pole with a birds nest. Tip: Enhancing the contrast results in more vivid colors at the pole ends
For those who have doubts to buy an expensive macro lens, macro extension tubes also do the job very well. This picture is done with a nifty-fifty 50mm f1.8 @f8.0 with the Meike (13+21+31mm set) extension tubes, bought a few years ago for 109€.
Those macro extension tubes also do the job.
Some may cover this in the category of old school photography. . . So what!!! Gear: Canon 50mm f1.8 MK-I @ f8 + Macro extension tube Location: home studio Subject: poppy seed box – approx 7mm diameter
Tip: When you made the picture, you may been overwhelmed by all the lines and reflections of the scenery but afterwards you see that it was too much for one picture, you should try some strong cropping. It happened to me and I did the experiment with 3 crops and various post-processing. + + […]
Tip: With mixed light sources, try to play with the contrast and the color temperature settings in post-processing. Shade areas will have different colors. The extra contrast is enhancing the colors and adding an abstract art effect to the picture.