Macro

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Macro in simple terms means close-up. It is only when including the word "extreme" that this takes on a whole new meaning and opens up a whole new world.

A photograph of a few grains of sugar is not so startling but a photograph of the common house fly or spider takes our understanding of insects to another dimension.

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    A sugar.jpg (161125 bytes) Coffee.jpg (292495 bytes) 5pence.jpg (210557 bytes) Dandelionseed.jpg (160406 bytes)
    

           Granulated Sugar

     

              Instant Coffee                  Five Pence               Dandelion Seed
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          Daddy Long Legs

 

                 House Fly                House Spider                    Silver Fish
    C       Flyeyes.jpg (239004 bytes) spider2.jpg (199601 bytes) waspeyes.jpg (226569 bytes) spider4.jpg (217874 bytes)
 

                    House Fly

 

                      Spider                    Wasp           Mesh Web Spider
  D XH4A2875web.jpg (93069 bytes) XH4A2959dewweb.jpg (120056 bytes)
                     Snow Drop                   Japanese Maple