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11.26.2012

Spectacular wildlife in Pantanal, Brazil by Robert O’Toole

Brazil’s Pantanal is one of earth’s most biologically rich areas and truly spectacular photography destination. Last month I took a scouting trip to the Pantanal for wildlife with with special emphasis on the jaguar. It was my first trip here and I have to say the photographic opportunities in the Pantanal were even better than I expected. Jaguar was the main target of the trip and I would have been happy just to see a single one but as it turns out we had the chance to photograph them each day and every day I was there. This is one of the best locations if not the best location on earth to photograph jaguar.

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10.15.2012
09.26.2012

Top Macro Photography Tips by Robert O’Toole

1. Shoot low for the best angle of view Shooting at your macro subject’s eye level gives you a much […]

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09.03.2012

Shades of Blue by Robert O’Toole

For pure photographic opportunities Alaska is one of my favorite places on the globe. So spending time there each year […]

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07.18.2012

Bee photography with Sigma’s 150mm f/2.8 EX Macro OS lens by Robert O’Toole

This week I had a chance to take out the Sigma 150mm f/2.8 EX DG HSM APO Macro OS lens […]

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06.21.2012

Handheld Macro Photography Field Techniques by Robert O’Toole

Summer is here and this is a great time to get out in the field for some close-up photography. There […]

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05.31.2012

Macro photography by Robert O’Toole

Honey bee hovering over a Calandrinia flower. Sigma 180mm f/3.5 EX APO Macro HSM lens, single flash with diffuser at 1:8 power, handheld, Manual mode 1/250th sec, f8, ISO 500.

Macro or close-up photography is one of the most enjoyable and rewarding forms of nature photography. The proper set up […]

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05.31.2012

LENS EXPLORATION: 120-300mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM, Part II

120-300OS-2

120-300mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM features: Designed for use with full frame digital SLR cameras. May also be used with […]

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10.28.2011

LENS EXPLORATIONS: APO 50-500mm F4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM

Join me on a lens exploration and photographic safari to one of the most interesting and unique places on earth, […]

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09.08.2011

Professional Macro Flash Photography Tips by Robert O’Toole

One of the best ways to improve your macro images is by using flash. I never do any handheld macro […]

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