I’d like to share some tips on how I find and shoot some of my macro photos that have that grungy urban look, but also representing something artistic and creative.
The best way to find something interesting to shoot, is to go for a walk around your neighbourhood. When I take our dog for a walk my eyes are always scanning the surrounding area for something interesting. The kerbs and gutters always have something interesting to see.
Below are some examples of my macro photos found in the street gutters and paths.
I look for stains, marks, lines, textures and colours that might have something hidden from the naked eye. Even at a first glance the area I notice isn’t anything special to look at from a distance. It’s when you take a closer look, that you see the potential of the grunge…