Dragonfly on Leaf

It's not often that insects cooperate, but this dragonfly didn't seem to mind that his picture was being taken. Nikon...

Empty Stamen Head

Pollen already released by stamen head

Vibrations of a spring

I noticed tiny vibrations in a small spring and thought that I'd attempt to capture the movement rather than taking a...
Last: April 9, 2021

Spring flowers

I decided to try this for fun using a small spring.

Crab spiders on flower

Canon 7D, Canon 60mm macro lens and Canon ring flash. f/8, 1/80th sec, ISO 100

Critique my attempts at macro

In Melbourne we have been in lockdown for the past few months. We are confined to a 5km radius from out home (unless...
Last: April 6, 2021

Bumble bee piercing a bee

This interesting behavior was recently described by members of my lab at the ETH in Zurich. Bumble bees damage leaf...
Last: April 6, 2021

Dew Drops, tried to capture "night time lighting"

I took this photo in full sun with a spray bottle, and tried to convert the lighting to give the feel of pre-dawn dew...

Tangled Webs

This photo isn't quite in focus, but i really liked the way the colors came out. Also, new to the world of macro, so...
Last: April 4, 2021

Mushroom

Mushroom rose from hard soil

Golden Orb Spider

Female Golden Orb spider waiting patiently for unsuspecting insects being trapped in her web

Focus Stacking to create MACRO Landscapes

Hello! I've become obsessed with focus stacking and the possibilities it brings. I've never had enough money to travel...
Last: March 16, 2021

Tiny Green Bug

Tiny green bug drinking nectar from this flower.

Snow Crystal

Panasonic GX85, Olympus 60mm macro @f8, Raynox250, 26mm extension tubes Godox TT350, small softbox. Around 10 hand held...
Last: February 21, 2021

The Fly

A Greenbottle Fly sits on a fern waiting for the day's duties.
Last: February 21, 2021

Coming in to land

Honey bee approaching a flower to collect pollen as well as nectar
Last: February 21, 2021

Bumble Bee on Flower, Feedback Welcome

My wife gave a Tokina 100mm 2.8 macro lens for a birthday or anniversary (they're close together and I can't remember...
Last: January 2, 2021

Feather Edge

The tip of a large feather, maybe 8" long. It could be from a raptor, or a wild turkey. Nikon Z6, Rokinon 100mm macro...

Feather Edge

The tip of a large feather, maybe 8" long. It could be from a raptor, or a wild turkey. Nikon Z6, Rokinon 100mm macro...

MACRO CHALLENGE AROUND NAIROBI IN KENYA

It was very challenging especially when using the extenders and not knowing how to go about it, at first I had attached...
Last: December 4, 2020