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Insects (6)

The beauty of macro & close-up photography is that the camera can see what the naked eye often can’t. This is how we humans are “built” and the photo gear comes as a useful “extension” of our vision. We can thus see incredible details and find out more about the life of tiny creatures.

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The Sky is on Fire! (Part 2)

In nature photography it is essential to always get a good lighting. Let me explain: not all subjects might be interesting at first sight, yet if you have a good light they will suddenly become atractive. The quality of light depends on more things such as: season, time of day (avoid harsh midday light), weather, surroundings (obviously essential for finding the right subject and composition too), etc. A full-time nature photographer makes some thorough research of all these conditions prior to taking the breathtaking pictures, which will later be published on magazine covers.

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Enjoy the Silence!

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Remember these posts?
https://callofnatureblog.wordpress.com/2013/06/24/sunrise-in-crete/
https://callofnatureblog.wordpress.com/2014/08/12/the-sky-is-on-fire/

In my opinion each sunrise or sunset has its own charm, no matter where it is witnessed and no matter the season. However mountain sunsets are some of my favorite. Continue reading