Living Pixels was a website / forum dedicated to macro photography. However, it is no longer operating. If you are looking for a place to get information and advice on macro photography, I hope the following links will be helpful:
Macro Photography discussion forums
- Macro World – FM forums
- Active discussion board sharing images and advice on macro photography
- Juza Nature Photography Discussion Forum
- Photography forum with a number of active macro shooters
- Canon SLR Lens Talk Forum: Digital Photography Review
- A monthly macro/close-up thread is hosted on the Canon Lens forum of Digital Photography Review. Although focusing on Canon equipment, there is also useful discussion on general macro technique.
- An online community devoted to the practices of photomacrography, amateur microscopy, and photomicrography.
Other useful Macro photography resources
- No Cropping Zone
- Macro photography tips blog by John Kimbler (Dalantech) who set up the original (no longer in existence) Living Pixels website. Lots of great photos and tips.
- Enrico Savazzi – photography
- Various tips and equipment reviews relating to macro photography, close-up photography, and Photomacrography.
- Macro Art In Nature
- Close-up photography blog of Michael Brown. Hasn’t been updated for a while, focuses more on the abstract side of close-up photography.
- Editors’ Picks: Macro Photography – photo.net
- A selection of great macro and close-up photos, with links for more information and discussion of technique in the comments section.
- Extreme Macro
- Information and advice focused on extreme macro photography (greater than 1:1 magnification). Articles on technique, lighting, and equipment.