WHY MACRO?

The flexibility of subject without having to leave your backyard. You can shoot world class macros minutes from your home. I also genuinely appreciate the pattern between species of arthropods. Macro photography is almost like a treasure hunt, you never know what you will find.

 

WHAT CAMERA DO I USE?

Olympus EM1 Mk II Camera Body

Olympus 60 mm Macro 2.8

Godox TT350 O Flash

Kenko Extension Tubes

Custom "Cold Fusion" Diffuser

 

WHERE?

I spend the majority of my time exploring the less populated areas of Northern Taiwan. I look for areas with minimal human impact, a water source, a variety of plants, and the transition zone between the forest and clearings.

 

DO I PREFER DAY OR NIGHTTIME SHOOTING?

While there are species you will only see during the day I definitely gravitate towards shooting at night. The reasons are virtually endless but the keys are the solitude, the adventure, and the placidity of the subjects.

 

WHERE?

I spend the majority of my time exploring the less populated areas of Northern Taiwan. I look for areas with minimal human impact, a water source, a variety of plants, and the transition zone between the forest and clearings.

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