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  • Writer's pictureJamie Barker

Equipment I'm currently using

I am currently using an Olympus Tough TG-6 as my main camera. I obtained it at the start of summer 2021 and have been using it daily since. Its a rugged little compact that can fit into spaces a bulky DSLR could only dream of, a must for photographing insects and spiders in their natural environments!

I bought the TG-6 in a bundle coupled with the FD1 flash diffuser, as this purchase was specifically made with macro photography in mind, this was essential. I also purchased the LG1 Led light guide which was recommended widely for macro but soon found that it wasn't nearly as effective as the FD1 for my purposes.

After some minimal playing around, I dialed in some settings I liked to one of the custom modes on the dial and I was off on my macro adventures!

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