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Macro Lenses versus Extension Tubes

Macro photography can be fun. It can also be expensive if you are starting out. This article will try to let you answer the question: Are macro lenses worth it, or can I get decent macro photos using extension tubes and an inexpensive lens? If you don’t know what macro photography is (confusingly sometimes also

How to get this shot: close up of your own eye

90/365 Originally uploaded by Tukay Canuck Here’s a picture of my eye. It probably wouldn’t be anything special, except that I took it myself, which may make it a bit challenging (or lucky, if you shoot blindly). Here’s how I did it. I mounted my camera on my tripod. I used my 24-70 mm lens,