Flower photography is probably the most explored area of amateur  photography, but the results for many people are never in touch with  what they saw. This article intends to give you the basic understanding of what can be  done to get pictures of flowers that will make your friends envy you.  Yes, exposure has to be right, and a good camera and lens do help, but  I’ve taken photos of flowers with anything from DSLR to compacts and  I’ve found that what is most important is not the mechanical side of  things, but the way you SEE.

Flower photography is probably the most explored area of amateur photography, but the results for many people are never in touch with what they saw.

This article intends to give you the basic understanding of what can be done to get pictures of flowers that will make your friends envy you. Yes, exposure has to be right, and a good camera and lens do help, but I’ve taken photos of flowers with anything from DSLR to compacts and I’ve found that what is most important is not the mechanical side of things, but the way you SEE.