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10 Amazing Macro Photography Videos

Updated on October 18, 2014

A Closer Look at the Little Things in Life

Anybody who has ever looked through a microscope knows that there are entire worlds all around us, so tiny we can't see, and so foreign and fantastic that they seem more like science-fiction than everyday life. Imagine how the world must look to an ant or ladybug. Through the work of these talented macro-photographers, we can get a glimpse of what life at that size might be like.

Here are 10 completely amazing macro photography videos. Enjoy!

Photo ©2011 TImelapselove

Macro Lady Bug Swarm

This is just a sweet video all around. Beautiful macro photography, an incredible swarm of lady bugs, and the wonder of a child come together to remind us how truly important the little things are in life.

Macro Kingdom 1, 2 and 3 - Clemento

In these three gorgeous videos, macro-magician "clemento" shows us tiny worlds beyond our wildest imaginations. Truly Macro-Masterpieces.

Macro Kingdom II

Macro Kingdom III

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Macro Moss - Mossgrove and Bed of Moss

These 2 magical short films are the stuff of fairy tales.

Intermolecular - Beautiful Macro Oil in Water

The simplicity of this one is beautiful.

Macro Mosquito

Beautiful and maybe slightly creepy. A mosquito emerges.

Herbst Opening Titles - Macro

This unique opening title sequence uses a combination of macro photography and tiny models to transport viewers to a magical, miniature world.

Spider Mom

An unbelievable macro portrait of a mother spider, this video is like nothing you've ever seen.

40mm Underworld

Set to an other-worldly soundtrack, this amazing macro video paints an ordinary garden snail in a new light.

Which macro photography video did you like best?

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Macro Photography Basics

Nikon Macro Gear

Canon Macro Gear

Mossgrove - Behind the Scenes - A closer look at a macro movie

Wonder how they got some of those amazing shots in the Mossgrove film? Here's a cool look behind the scenes of this incredible short film.

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      orange3 lm 5 years ago

      Wow! These are so cool! Thanks for sharing them with us :)

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      AJ 6 years ago from Australia

      These are wonderful. Congratulations and thank you for sharing you talent with the rest of us.

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      lilymom24 6 years ago

      Lovely macro videos. I take some macros but I really need a better camera if I am going to continue.

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      really enjoyed your lens, I'll nominate you for 'lens of the day' and see if that helps bring more people here.

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      CatJGB 6 years ago

      Beautiful lens, so visual. I've never tried macro but I'd like to.

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      sherioz 6 years ago

      This is so beautiful. Inspiring.

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      Close2Art LM 6 years ago

      I love the idea of changing your perspective, its' a them in my art I use often. We base the size of things based on our own size but your pictures show the grand scheme of things, blessed..:)rob

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      anilsaini 6 years ago

      nice lens

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      JoshK47 6 years ago

      I find macro photography fascinating - it's like stepping into a whole new world.

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      LouisaDembul 6 years ago

      It's fantastic how macro photography has changed our view of the world. Being able to look into the life of these tiny creatures is just amazing!

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      lychic 6 years ago

      wow. thanks for sharing these! I love your lens. I love to watch how little creatives live!!!!

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      DesignZeal 6 years ago

      Spectacular photos and videos! I wish I was able to do anything similar (and I can't do haiku either :)) Beautiful lens

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