Extreme macro

Started 2 months ago | Questions thread
jimhughes
jimhughes Senior Member • Posts: 1,322
Re: Extreme macro

Filters and extension tubes don't increase "magnification" - they just reduce the minimum focus distance.   2 macro lenses of the same focal length might have different minimum focus distances, so the subject will fill different amounts of the frame.

I have a blog post about this:

https://jimhphoto.com/index.php/2020/04/18/macro-confusion/

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