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macro lens

[′ma·krō ‚lenz]
(optics)
A camera lens designed to focus at very short distances and to form an image as large as the subject.
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When it comes to depth of field, macro lenses are the opposite of wide-angles: even with the lens stopped down to the smallest aperture, depth of field remains extremely shallow.
Note the difference of the optics design which also justifies the price disparity of standard and macro lenses, respectively.
The fisheye attachment gives a unique perspective to the captured images while the macro lenses zooms up the image by 10x and 15x.
But on the other, though Minter is doubtlessly aware of this pointedly masculine precedent, her video germinated in an entirely different way: "Filmed with macro lenses, the video was inspired by a photo shoot where Minter directed her models to lick brightly colored candies while she shot photos from underneath a glass plate.
They join a total of 67 different lenses - ranging from super wide-angle to super telephoto models - which includes standard zoom and telephoto zoom lenses, fast aperture lenses, macro lenses, and "the TS-E lens", equipped with tilt and shift function.
Joan Solomon's "Spirits In The Garden: The Amazing Realm Of Secret Life Around Us With Remedies And Gifts Of Healing Wisdom" is the result of five years of painstaking work capturing memorable images photographing flowers, plants and trees throughout the United States using high intensity macro lenses.
The short focal lengths of these macro lenses allow them to work in low-lighting applications.
Elsewhere, macro lenses capture the action inside the hatching eggs of a butterfly.
An alternative exists, however, for attaining good picture quality through the use of special macro lenses in combination with SLR-equipment, microscope adapters, and a digital camera.
The fastest macro lenses commonly available off the shelf for still cameras may be f/2 to 2.
I attach macro lenses to my camera to magnify bugs so you can see fine details.
Canon has announced a lens mount converter that will allow the use of older FD lenses on EOS bodies, but only as macro lenses because they will not focus at infinity.