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Forget the heavy pro-grade camera gear for a moment. This shot was taken with a $300 Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3 digicam. These small cameras do wide-angle macro exceptionally well, and their tiny sensors and lenses give them a small-world perspective that SLR cameras struggle to replicate. Here, I placed the camera on the ground underneath a…

Springtime in Urbana

Mayapple Brownfield woods, Urbana, Illinois photo details: Canon 17-40x wide angle lens on a Canon EOS 50D ISO 400, 1/30 sec, f/7.1, leaf backlit with handheld 550ex strobe.