Macro Photography

I took these photos in three different places. For the first three, they were fairly simple to capture. I set my camera on a tripod, set up a light (LED for the coin; phone light for the other two), manually focused, and proceeded to take a ton of pictures. I took all of these into Adobe Lightroom for slight edits on contrast and exposure.

For the last three photos, I took these at a greenhouse and one at home. The lighting in the greenhouse was great, and I didn’t need any extra light. I struggled with the movement of the plants, however, so it took a lot of tries. I used my waterbottle straw and an eyedropper to place the drops on the plants.

Spanish coin

Zipper

Jacket snap

Waterdrop on fuzzy cactus

 

Waterdrop on snap pea

Three waterdrops on cactus

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