simple methods of taking good pics

jayaram By jayaram, 28th Apr 2012 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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here i will tell simple ways of macro photography with examples

macro photography

Using digital camera, one can take very good macro pics . The lighting and its directions are important.
here is the photo of sugar crystals. i will tell the method of taking such pictures
1] select suitable size sugar crystals, say 1mm cube
2]place a small quantity on a table with black back ground( rose wood table is good, or put a black paper on the table)
3] set the mode to "macro"
4] flash light cannot be used for such a small distance. So use pen torch light from a suitable angle.
5] set the camera to "shutter priority" mode and set the time of exposure to 1/125 sec
6] shoot several photos by varying light direction and distance.

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author avatar jayaram
i am an associate professor in an engineering college. my field is mechanical but my hobby is photography. Those who are interested in learning photography can mail me: surya.jayaram@gmail.com

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