FORTY ONENature on Your Doorstep

Macro in the Garden

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41.1 ~ Crocus species Photographers coming new to macro photography often underestimate the potential of their own garden. There is a wealth of subject material to explore. It is also a good place to experiment with your equipment and techniques.

⤷ Nikon D810, 200mm micro Nikkor, 1/250sec at f/5.6, ISO 100.

BACKGROUND INFORMATION

Over the past several years garden photography has grown in popularity with many competitions initiated specifically for images taken both in formal and ordinary gardens. The International Garden Photographer of the Year is one example which receives thousands ...

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