Definition of macrophotography in English:

macrophotography

noun

mass noun
  • Photography producing photographs of small items larger than life size.

    • ‘In insect macrophotography, close-up filters and macro lens are some of the most essential items to compliment any digital cameras.’
    • ‘Self-taught in macrophotography and entomology, Ogawa specializes in documenting the social life of ants, wasps, and bees.’
    • ‘Be careful about the focusing range; most of the digital cameras on the market are designed for vacationers and family photographs and do not allow macrophotography.’
    • ‘All figured specimens were coated with ammonium chloride prior to macrophotography and with gold for scanning electron microscopy.’
    • ‘Extreme macro photography allows us to explore a world that would be quite difficult to explore with the naked eye.’
    enlargement
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Pronunciation

macrophotography

/ˌmakrə(ʊ)fəˈtɒɡrəfi/