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Meet Bill Fortney and the people who influenced him.
An overview on the principles/ratios of macro photography.
Learn the difference between a tight shot and a true close-up. Plus, Bill goes over the equipment he uses to get his shots.
Bill starts off with a 2:1 shot, discusses manual focus and takes you through the shot with each lens and extension tubes.
Bill demonstrates the minutiae of the depth of field he works in by photographing a ruler.
Light your subjects with simple equipment such as a desk lamp, one flash, or a flashlight.
Bill shares some important advice and a few tips he's picked up along the way to help you get the best shot possible.
Bill shows you how to take great macro shots with a point and shoot, some lens filters, a rather inexpensive, older lens, and even a lens mounted backwards.