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€. Advertisements
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: 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.
Why should you only make pictures of beautiful objects. A goal can be to make pictures of odd or ugly things and call it “art”.
Why should you only make pictures of beautiful objects. A goal can be to make pictures of odd or ugly things and call it “art”. 😉
Tip: be a tourist in your hometown and shoot pictures.
Tip: A bit of water on the floor and you have the perfect mirror