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Um in den fotografischen Makrobereich vorzustoßen gibt es zweifellos zahllose Möglichkeiten.Vorsatzlinsen, wie die hier vorgestellten NiSi Close-Up Makro Linsen, bieten hierbei sowohl eine preisgünstige, als auch unkomplizierte Lösung. Sie funktionieren sowohl in Verbindung mit "echten" Makroobjektiven, als auch mit anderen Festbrennweiten bis hin zu Tele-Objektiven.Vereinfacht gesagt, reduzieren sie den Mindestfokusabstand...

Ant mimicry Ant mimicry or myrmecomorphy is mimicry of ants by other species. Why would other organisms want to pretend to be an ant?This has to do with ants being either unpalatable or known to be aggressive towards certain species. The mimicking species might hide among ants, infiltrate their nests and...

The Lens In this review we will check how the Venus LAOWA 15mm f/4 wide-angle macro lens performs in the field. Venus Optics is known for supporting niche lenses, especially when it comes to macro photography: they offer a wide range of specialized macro lenses with various magnification variations. Wide-angle macro is still...

Every year I visit Cape Town, also known as the "Mother City", in South Africa. It feels like coming home rather than being on vacation or on a trip to the other end of the globe.The diversity of both fauna and flora in South Africa is breathtaking and I have...