A couple of weeks ago I mentioned a few things on using the macro setting on your camera. We talked about finding the little flower icon and how to test cameras in the store...but just how do you use that macro to enhance your small object photography?
What I mean by that is: turn on your macro function and get your camera as close to your object as it will allow you to go and still get you the "green box" indicating sharp focus. If you are brave enough to fill that frame (or alternately, crop it in close in your photo editor), the results could be quite dramatic.
Go from this: