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Enter the world of Creative Macro Photography x Martin Heigan

Enter the world of Creative Macro Photography x Martin Heigan

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Discover the fascinating realm of macro photography and focus stacking with Martin Heigan and master the methods and tools required to produce crisply focused, expertly exposed photos of the smallest of our flora and fauna.

This comprehensive workshop will teach you how to maximize the performance of your camera and how to inexpensively improve its macro skills. Learn how to transform any regular lens into an excellent macro lens and how to make your on-board flash a macro flash.


The course covers every type of close-up shot, all the way to extreme macro, along with a variety of equipment, including bellows, macro, and reversed lenses. It also includes extreme macro software and equipment solutions, as well as focus stacking approaches.

What you will learn:

You will learn how to approach creative Macro Photography, by exploring composition, background and creative lighting. 


DSLR or Mirrorless Camera

Macro Lens

Other gear recommendations will be made, but is not required.

Internet  connection and Zoom


Creativity and Camera Settings

Shutter Speed & F-stop

Moving versus static subjects


Being creative with your camera:

Exploring creative photography

Framing angle

Composition and when to break the rules

Creative Background choices and Bokeh

Creative Cropping 


Interesting Lighting Techniques:

Using Natural Light

LED lighting, Filters, Diffuses and Flash Photography

Low light and long exposures

Capturing invisible light

Introduction to UVIVF photography (Ultraviolet-induced visible fluorescence


Gear suggestions and inexpensive alternatives

Handy gear to get

Inexpensive suggestions and tips 


Time: 09h00 – 12h00

Date: 22 June 2024

Location: Online via Zoom

Price:  R300

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