I am a corporate trainer by profession but one of my greatest hobbies is clicking photographs of nature. Over the years, I learnt a few interesting facts about flower photography which I
wish to share with you. These are simple tips and suggestions that help you get the best pictures of flowers.
Macro lens for close up flower photography
You must spend some money to buy macro lens if you wish to click close up pictures of flowers. Macro lens helps to create life size or larger images.
Extension Tubes for close up flower photography
You have one more option for getting close up images of flowers... You can use one or more extension tubes between the lens and the camera body to click pictures of the subject.
Use a Tripod
A tripod can help you get the best images of flowers. It can help you fine tune the adjustment and help you get the perfect picture. It is completely worthwhile to invest on a tripod if you want an amazing collection of photographs.
Wide Angle Lenses Also Play a Significant Role
Wide angle lenses are most useful when you want to click pictures of a plant or a group of plants along with their surroundings. You can have sharp images as it is possible to adjust the depth of field.
Use Manual Mode While Clicking Pictures
It is always better to use the manual mode when you click pictures. This allows you to manually adjust the lens and click the picture the way you want. Automatic mode does not give you the liberty to click the perfect pictures.
Be Patient and Take Your Time
Be patient and take your time while clicking pictures. This enables you to get the best pictures. You often miss out on the best shots in a hurry.
These are just a couple of suggestions that will help you click amazing photographs of flowers. I have clicked many pictures of flowers and have a collection of them at home. These are the tricks I use to get the best images in my camera.