A guide to a fascinating technique, beginning with an explanation of the difference between close-up and macro work. Suitable for novice or more experienced amateur, it describes the equipment for capturing true macro images, the 'macro' mode on standard DSLRs and the use of zoom lenses and dedicated macro lenses, among others.
Tracy Hallett is a former editor of Outdoor Photography magazine. Her work has been featured in magazines and exhibited at The Photographers' Gallery and The National Portrait Gallery in London. Tracy's recent projects include photographing all the wildflower species in Sussex and visiting all of the offshore islands in Great Britain. She live in the New Forest in Hampshire, UK with her husband Dan.