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Complete Macro Photography Guide for Beginners: Best Macro Photography Cameras and Lenses, and 5 Macro Photography Techniques

Written by MasterClass

Last updated: Jul 30, 2021 • 9 min read

Macro photography began as a scientific pursuit: scientists attached to microscopes to cameras in order to photograph microscopic subjects. Today, macro photography is a fun way to capture extremely small scenes in vivid detail.