Interview with Macro Photographer Robert Thompson

Macro Photography

Macro specialising Natural History photographer, Robert Thompson, talks about how to take a scientific quality macro image and what equipment is best for macro photography.

Robert Thompson doesn’t just take pretty macro pictures of insects purely for their aesthetic appeal. Instead, he’s one of a select breed of macro specialising natural history photographers meticulously recording macro images of native wildlife as…

Top 12 macro photography tips

Gatekeeper butterfly macro image

Close-up photography is great for really bringing out the detail of your subject. In our macro photography tips we tell you how to get the best results when shooting macro outside…

How to take macro pictures


In this macro photography article, Alan McFacen tells you his top tips on how to take macro pictures you’ll be proud of…

Top five macro photography tips

Orchid - macro photograph

Used in conjunction with the right equipment and a bit of patience the following five macro photography tips will help your macro photography skills to blossom…

Choosing the right kit for close up photography

Macro photography

Equip yourself with the right digital camera equipment for close up photography. We tell you what you might need for great close up photos…

Close up flower photography tips

Whitetulips macro shot

In our close up flower photography tips John Freeman reveals the equipment and techniques behind some of his favourite flower photographs…