Macro Photography Magic: Transform Bright Highlights into Dramatic Diamonds

You Keep Shooting with Bryan Peterson

A field of dewdrop-laden grass, you and your macro lens: All the ingredients you need create photographic "diamonds".

In this episode of You Keep Shooting, prepared specially for AdoramaTV, Bryan Peterson explains how specular highlights can be captured using your macro lens on dewdrop-laden grass back lit by the sun. It's a really simple trick; all you need is a macro lens or close-up filter, and a few easy shooting tips.

 

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