What are the best practices for DOF stacking? How do you get the frames with focus just right amount apart? How do you stack them in post processing?
I'd like to experiment with mounting my Canon F/1.4 50 mm lens backwards to experiment with macro photography (on a Rebel Xti). What kind of gear do I need, and how do I go about it?
I am looking to do a little macro work, but am not ready to invest in a macro lens. For hobby work like photographing flowers and such would it be better to invest in a set of extension tubes or in a ...
I use a full frame Nikon camera and would love to play with macro photography. Is the Nikon 105 macro strong enough or would you rather recommend some bigger third party lens?
I enjoy macro photography and have heard of using "Rim Lighting" for higher contrast. How do I achieve this effect?
What should I be aware of when buying a macro lens (other than that it will fit my camera)? What features should I look for? What specs should I pay close attention to? What factors affect macro ...
What scenarios are better shot with a prime lens? A zoom lens? A macro lens?