Macro: Aquatic Invertebrates

The Wildlands Conservancy
3701 Orchid Place
Emmaus PA, 18049

Our group will meet up on the porch of the Air Products Environmental Education Center.

Bonus: Our rep from Laowa will be on hand with some truly amazing macro lenses for you to try out, including the weird and wonderful 24mm 2× Macro Probe lens which you can stick right down into the water!
laowa probe lens

Map & directions »
Saturday, August 10
10:00am - 12:00pm
Key topics for this session:
  • Controlling depth of field
  • Stopping action on a small scale
  • Handling light & reflections for underwater subjects
  • Camera settings for exposure and focus
  • Composition, light, and the figure/ground relationship
  • Animal behavior & habitat
  • Setting the stage for photographing tiny subjects
Gear to consider:
  • Macro lens or other close-up tools like close-up filters, or extension tubes
  • 5-in-1 reflector disc
  • Monopod
  • Flash with off-camera cord or wireless option
  • Small LED light panels
  • Student Info