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Macrophotography and closeups

Macrophotography and closeups

Macrophotography and closeups

Page Type: Album

Object Title: Macrophotography and closeups

Image Type(s): Ice Climbing, Alpine Climbing, Hiking, Wildlife, Flora, Scenery, Humor, Water



Created/Edited: Aug 8, 2010 / Dec 23, 2013

Object ID: 646877

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Page Score: 84.82% - 19 Votes 

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This is not just my album, this is our album.

If you have a macrophotography of your own, add your photo here.

According to wikipedia: Macrophotography is close-up photography, usually of very small subjects. Classically a macrophotograph is one in which the size of the subject on the negative is greater than life size. However in modern use it refers to a finished photograph of a subject at greater than life size.[1] The ratio of the subject size on the film plane (or image sensor plane) to the actual subject size is known as the reproduction ratio. Likewise, a macro lens is classically one lens capable of reproduction ratios greater than 1:1, although it now refers to any lens with a large reproduction ratio, despite rarely exceeding 1:1.

Outside of technical photography and film-based processes, where the size of the image on the negative or image sensor is the subject of discussion, the finished print or on-screen image more commonly lends a photograph its macro status. For example, when producing a 6×4 inch (15×10 cm) print using 135 format film or sensor, a life-size result is possible with a lens having only a 1:4 reproduction ratio.




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rggGreat photos!


Voted 10/10

I don't know how I missed this album... oh wait, it was created before I joined SP! Well, I'm glad I found it now.

Cheers, Rob
Posted Nov 28, 2013 8:13 am

PAROFESRe: Great photos!


Hasn't voted

If you have some photos for the album, add your own!
In fact, I have a list for all my collaborative albums, take a look, I'm sure you can add several photos to some of them!

Look: http://www.summitpost.org/my-collaborative-albums/848965
Posted Nov 28, 2013 6:29 pm

rggRe: Great photos!


Voted 10/10

Ok, I've added a few. But to take real good macro photos like most ones in this album, I would have to buy a better camera than my cheap and light weight one.
Posted Nov 29, 2013 1:55 pm

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