AR-News : Welcome to the World of MacroMacro Photography Gallery - The ChangesAR-News : Welcome to the World of Macro by hellfirediva
The Macro Gallery has now its own Gallery Director, me, who will take care of this tiny and delicate gallery. Why did this gallery get its own GD ? Because it needs some love and some more attention and also a major clean-up.
What is new in the Macro Gallery ?
The Macro gallery will only be for real macro from now on. It did get a new description and hopefully anyone who submits there and who isnt sure what macro is or if his/ her image belongs there, will read it .
The definition of macro is capturing an image of a subject the same size or larger than life size on the recording media, whether that be film or digital sensor size. For example if you photograph an insect that is 2 cm (3/4 inch) long, it's image will be 2 cm (3/4 inch)long on the film or digital sensor. The smaller the recording media the smaller the subject must be. Cropping an image does not make a close-up image a macr