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Macro Insect and Spider Photography: The Basics, part 1

The single most asked question I get about insect and spider photography is how on earth I manage to capture shots of perfectly posed critters. It’s no secret that insects and spiders don’t take direction well. If you’ve ever attempted to photograph a wasp with a mere two inches of working distance, you’ll understand. Photographing… Read More Macro Insect and Spider Photography: The Basics, part 1

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My interest in photography started when I was around twelve years old. I remember taking my father’s point and shoot film camera and trying (unsuccessfully) to capture close-up images of the flowers in our backyard. I would hold the camera as close as possible to the flower and snap away roll after roll of film,… Read More Welcome, Bug Lovers