Published On: Tue, Nov 27th, 2012

Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid Golzar

 Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid Golzar

Vidhu S

Editor/co-founder at Shutterstoppers
Vidhu is an enthusiastic photographer from Kerala, India. His desire to share his knowledge and experience on photography was the motivation for creating Shutterstoppers. His dream is to provide a platform for people all around the world to exchange ideas and information on everything related to photography. In addition to photography, he also has a keen interest in traveling, philately and science.
 Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid Golzar
 Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid Golzar

We know that, apart from us, there are millions of  living things present in our planet. Since the magnification of our eyes is limited, those little creatures, often, don’t grab our attention. But when you get close, the intricate details present on these insects will blow your mind. High magnification macro photography is getting close beyond the life-size magnification. It reveals the minute details on insects around you.

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Omid Golzar

In this post I am showcasing the work of Omid Golzar. He is a macro photographer from Iran. His work is one of the best out there for inspiration. His strong attention to details and colors adds beauty to his images. Interestingly, he doesn’t use any expensive gear for for this. He uses Canon 50D and reverse mount Exakta 28mm f2.8 prime lens. He focus stack the images to extend the depth of field. Below are some of the beautiful shots of insects taken by him.

 

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tired Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

Tiger Beetle Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

water beds Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

the old spider Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

Wolf spider Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

sleeping beauty Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

shaggy bee Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

hello 500px Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

blue eye 2 Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

fugitive soldier Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

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Grasshopper Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

riding Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

Horsefly Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

dewed fly Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

blue eye Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

freeze21 Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

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surrender1 Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid GolzarPhoto Credits: Omid Golzar

 

As you can see, a good macro photograph should rich in detail. Macro photography may seem difficult for you to do; but, it is highly rewarding if you put some effort into making the images. It is not the subject that is important, but factors like good lighting, a pleasing background, proper depth of field makes good macro photographs. I am sure that the above images is self explanatory in this regard.

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 Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid Golzar

Vidhu S

Editor/co-founder at Shutterstoppers
Vidhu is an enthusiastic photographer from Kerala, India. His desire to share his knowledge and experience on photography was the motivation for creating Shutterstoppers. His dream is to provide a platform for people all around the world to exchange ideas and information on everything related to photography. In addition to photography, he also has a keen interest in traveling, philately and science.
 Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid Golzar
 Fabulous High Magnification Macro Photography by Omid Golzar
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  1. Amit Shaw says:

    Wow Just awesome… Loved it… I too want to shot macro photography but don’t know what are the things i will need?

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