Which DSLR (Body) Is The Best For Macro Photography?

*updated 8 December 2016. Nothing much has changed in the Nikon lineup. We have a new winner for Canon.  Choosing your first DSLR can be a daunting task, particularly for a beginner who has just taken his first few baby steps into the world of photography. This task becomes much more of a nightmare when you are considering a…

Spiders of Malaysia (SOM) launched!

Spiders of Malaysia (SOM) FaceBook Page: For Photo Submissions Spiders of Malaysia (SOM) Flickr Page: For Spider Catalogue (constantly updated) Being a tropical country with some of the oldest forests, Malaysia is blessed with a huge biodiversity of flora and fauna. A simple tour of local National Parks will reveal the amazing range of magnificent wildlife…

Macro Photography- 6 Things About DIY Flash Diffusion You Should Know

If you have read the series on Taking Better Macro Shots (link to the 1st article of the series here: Choice Of Subjects) in this site, you would know that lighting is a core component to better macro photographs. Regardless of photography genre, most require the use of good quality soft light in order to produce flattering…

Becoming A Better Macro Photographer Part 1- Preparing For A Macro Trip

Hello everyone, welcome back! I’m pretty sure you have read some of the earlier articles in PixelsDimensions, most of which teach you technical skills to take better macro photos. Unfortunately those are not the only things that constitute a great Macro Photographer. Apart from mastering the shooting techniques, a Macro Photographer should also be good…