Insect Photography in Nature

written by: Eugene Fedorov

Many professionals specialize in wild animal photography, yet not many extend their interest to insects. Thousands of good pictures feature large animals in the wild, like deer or giraffes, but there are few quality photos of relatively common species of insects — let alone rare ones. The immense variety of insects, their complex behavior, their appearance both beautiful and bizarre, surely make them great photographic subjects — so why do they receive such poor attention? I believe this is partially due to the fact that while the basic principles of animal photography can be applied to insects, there is a Read more »