Weekly Photography Assignment: Macro Photography

Each week we’ll be giving you a theme that you can submit a photo for, and we’ll choose our favourite to be featured on the Nature TTL website. Participating in these assignments will be a great way for you to force yourself to push the boundaries of your photography and improve together as a community on the website.

Week 149: Macro Photography

Our theme this week is Macro Photography and we’d love to see what close up images you can create using nature around you!  Will you use a macro lens to capture the details of autumn leaves? Or focus on the face of an insect in your garden? Perhaps you will capture the tiny water droplets on spiderwebs after the rain? The options are endless, and we can’t wait to see what tiny parts of nature you help bring into focus this week. 

Here are some tutorials to help you:

To enter your photo to this assignment, add it in the comments below this post. By submitting your photo, you are giving us permission to feature your photo the following week if it is chosen as one of our favourites. Please keep images under 2MB in size otherwise you may have difficulty uploading them.

weekly photo assignment
To enter your photo, look at the comments at the bottom of the page and press the ‘Upload Image’ button.

Here are some guidelines to keep things running smoothly:

  • Photos must be your own work
  • Please enter no more than 3 photos per week
  • Please only enter photos taken within the week of the assignment
  • Include a description with your photo and tell us a bit about it!

You have until next Tuesday, 16th November, to submit your photo.

Last week’s winner

Last week’s theme was Trees – and our favourite image this week is:











This week’s winner is by Sheree Maher with this image. We love the unusual and creative way this autumn tree is showcased!  The unique placing of the leaf makes us look at the tree in a different way – well done Sheree! 


Images embedded from 500px.com.

Good luck!

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