Close-Up and Macro Photography - This book is a comprehensive guide to the world of macro photography. It covers everything from required equipment to choosing subjects, lighting, using film scanners for close-up shots and image processing. Close-up photography is a very specialized endeavor that required practice, patience and a different approach. The author will cover it all from technical elements such as photographing shiny surfaces, to texture, and polarized light.
In addition there is a section on depth of field which contains tables and formulae for shooting. Whether you prefer shooting flowers, coins or insects, this book will show you how to do it.
About the Author: Adrian Davies, MSc, FBIPP, ARPS, Assistant Director of Learning, Dept of Arts, Media & General Ed., North East Surrey College of Technology