So you want to be a Macro photographer


posted on 26th of september, 2012

Ok, for ages I have toyed with the idea of trying out macro photography. Normally I end up leaving this thought on the back burner thinking it's a lot of trouble to photograph bugs. Any hows today I stumbled across this great video by Thomas Shahan's video on shooting bugs, his results are pretty amazing and would be a very good bench mark of quality to aim for if your thinking of selling bug photo's on DT. Many of his pictures can be seen here on his website : Thomas Shahan bug pic's.



This shot is not by Thomas but used to give an idea of the type of shots he captures.

Enjoy the video :)

Brett

Comments (7)

Posted by Myriiel on July 01, 2014
It's funny... I actually gotto see that video yesterday and had a comment on youtube about it... Coincidence?
Posted by Suyerry on July 12, 2013
Good video, thanks for sharing.
Posted by Brianarbuthnot on February 15, 2013
Indeed,thanks for sharing this.Stunnjng work.
Posted by Jdanne on September 29, 2012
I enjoyed the video. Thanks for sharing!
Posted by Egomezta on September 26, 2012
Thanks for sharing.
Posted by M4rio1979 on September 26, 2012
Thomas Shahan is the main reason why I have started with macro photography...everyday I am trying to found and shoot some jumping spiders, which are my favorite subject in macro photography. He really has some beautiful macro shots.
Posted by Photoncatcher on September 26, 2012
agree,Thomas's pics is great,the top macro shot.



Comments (7)

This article has been read 1454 times.
Photo credits: Cathy Keifer.

About me

(BCritchley)
Wolverhampton, UK

Blogs Exclusive user
Archive
2014
July (2)
2012
2011
2010

Stock Photography that BLOGS!

Interact, make friends, share tips and techniques, have fun. Dreamstime wants your ideas and thoughts whether you are a photographer, designer or regular user. Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite images and photographers, post tutorials or simply exchange opinions with your with fellow dreamstimers.

Don't forget words and pictures go great together so make sure you choose some Dreamstime favorite pics to brighten your article. For inspiration, check out the hottest or the most useful blogs on the left.

Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite stock images and photographers

Create your blog

My favorite articles

    None

More favorite articles

Related image searches

macro photography thomas shahan

Macro related stock images