Abstract close-up photography with a Pin Art board

Abstract close-up photography with a Pin Art board. – Watch on YouTube Abstract close-up photography and macro photography are an artform. Blending light, texture patterns, and colour together can create all kinds of images. Images created with a classic desk toy from the 80s and 90s adds a little dash of nostalgia too! Abstract close-up…

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NEW PRODUCT: The Photography Deck

The photography deck playing cards

The Photography Deck The photography deck is a super useful camera reference sheet, printed on a deck of uniquely designed playing cards.   They are now available in our online store. SHOP NOW As many of you know, the Adaptalux Studio started out as a Kickstarter project. We regularly support other creators to make their ideas…

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Creative Feather Macro Photography with Water Drops

creative feather macro photography

Creative feather macro photography with water drops. – Watch on YouTube Feathers of all kinds harbour some amazing detail. Details that can be revealed simply by getting close enough with a macro lens. In this tutorial, we are taking a look at some creative feather macro photography using colourful lighting and water drops!   Creative…

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Photographing a Kiwi under UV Light

Kiwi Fruit Ultraviolet photography

Photographing a Kiwi under UV Light – Watch on YouTube Many different plants, insects and objects fluoresce (glow) under ultraviolet light. An entire genre of photography is dedicated to capturing the unseen glow from subjects. In this article, we will be walking through some ultraviolet-induced visible fluorescence (UVIVF) photography, by taking a look at a…

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Ferrofluid on screws = amazing macro photography

Ferrofluid on screws macro photography tutorial

Ferrofluid on Screws = Amazing Macro Photography – Watch on YouTube If you have never seen this amazing magnetic liquid before, keep scrolling, it’s amazing stuff. In this article, we are putting ferrofluid on screws. Using some lighting and a macro lens, we can get up close for some incredible abstract macro photography opportunities. What…

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Poppy Seed Pod Macro Photography Tutorial

Poppy seed pod macro photography tutorial

Poppy Seed Pod Macro Photography Tutorial – Watch on YouTube You may be more accustomed to having your poppy seeds adorn bread crusts or bagels, but today we are exploring their origin!   In this macro photography tutorial, we are going to explore some poppy seed pods, both inside and out. 1 White Lighting Arm…

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Adaptalux Flash Update: New Features and New schedules

Hello everyone, Apologies for the radio (hint hint) silence over the past few months. This year has been quite the ride, hasn’t it? Coronavirus has brought with it many unexpected challenges over this unprecedented time. I hope everyone is well and staying safe as things slowly start going back to the new normal. This update is a…

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Action Figure Photography – Warhammer 40k

Action Figure Photography tips – Watch on YouTube Action figure and toy photography is a great way to explore your creativity and imagination. Step back to a time when toys like these were “real” and you could imagine their lives, put them in situations and make stories. We can do all of this as photographers,…

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Colourful Dandelion macro photography

Colourful Dandelion macro photography – Watch on YouTube Dandelions are a common flower, and a common subject to try out in macro. As summer approaches, they come out in force, spreading their seeds in the breeze. If you can find a dandelion clock intact before these seeds blow away, try bringing it indoors for some…

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Simple flower photography tutorial with Tulips 🌷

Simple Flower Photography tutorial

Simple flower photography tutorial with Tulips – Watch on YouTube Tulips have a very recognisable silhouette. Rather than go exploring the insides of the flower as we did in our recent hellebore shoot, we wanted to capture the iconic shape of the tulip. We have put together a simple flower photography tutorial to walk you…

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Beautiful Abstract Paper Photography Tutorial

Abstract paper photography tutorial

Beautiful abstract paper photography tutorial! – Watch on YouTube Macro photography comes in many different flavours. Some like to explore the natural world, some make elaborate scenes from figurines and others enjoy anything that can be done on a Sunday afternoon at home. However, we all have something in common – our love for the…

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Creating Abstract Macro Photos using Metal Shavings!

Abstract Macro Photos using Metal Shavings banner

Creating Abstract Macro Photos using Metal Shavings! – Watch on YouTube The Adaptalux Studio uses quite a few CNC machined parts. Turning parts like this creates a lot of interesting metal offcuts known as swarf. Today, we are exploring the joys and challenges of shooting abstract macro photos using metal shavings and creative lighting! Creating…

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Ultraviolet Lichen Macro Photography

Xanthoria parietina Maritime sunburst lichen

Ultraviolet lichen macro photography – Watch on YouTube Lichen is a pretty common find in UK woodland. The particularly easy to find variety is the kind we are shooting today – Xanthoria parietina, aka Common Orange, or Maritime Sunburst Lichen. Grab a few hedge cuttings with this stuff growing and lets delve into some ultraviolet…

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Merry Christmas! 2019 Adaptalux Round-up

Adaptalux news 2019

Hi all, Sam here, I hope you are all having a fantastic Christmas so far. 2019 is now coming to an end so I thought this would be a good opportunity to summarise our achievements this year! Here is a roundup of eveything that happened within the world of Adaptalux… Product Improvements Adaptalux Studio continues…

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LEGO Star Wars Toy Photography

Lego Star wars photography

Watch on YouTube – LEGO Star Wars Toy Photography The new Star Wars film “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” is in cinemas this December, so we wanted to find some inspiration in the saga and bring it to our own macro photography. In this article, we are looking at some tecniques to shoot some…

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Abstract Knife and Fork Photography

Watch on YouTube – Abstract Knife & Fork Photography Light is amazing, and reflections more so. We love shooting reflective objects, it can add some challenge to a shoot, but also creates some spectacular effects. In this shoot we are trying to get some abstract macro shots, using knife and fork photography! Abstract Knife &…

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Shaving foam bubble macro photography tutorial

Macro photography bubbles

Watch on YouTube – Shaving foam bubble macro photography tutorial Shaving foam bubbles are tiny. Really tiny. That makes them the perfect challenge for macro photographers who would like a subject to shoot indoors this winter. However, this is an easy subject to shoot at home, and can create some cool abstract stills and video!…

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Macro Peacock Feather Photography

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Watch on YouTube – Macro Peacock Feather Photography with Water Droplets In this tutorial we are looking at some tips to get the most out of a common subject, feathers! Macro peacock feather photography is a great way to get beautiful images full of colour with lots of details. So grab your feathers and let’s…

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Macro Water Drop Photography

macro Water drop photography

Watch on YouTube – Macro Water Drop Photography with Pluto Trigger With xenon flash coming to the Adaptalux Studio System and prototype arms ready to play with, it’s time for something we have been wanting to try for a long time, macro water drop photography with Pluto Trigger. With flash lighting and an advanced trigger…

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Macro Flower Photography – Gypsophila

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Watch on YouTube – Macro Flower Photography – Gypsophila Macro flower photography is likely one of the most popular genres out there. Flowers come in all shapes and sizes, giving photographers a lot of variety to choose from. And that’s our challenge today… size. Macro Flower Photography – Gypsophila Gypsophila flowers are very very small,…

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Solar System Marble Photography

Solar system marble photography

Watch on YouTube – Solar System Marble Photography The scale of our solar system, the galaxy and the universe is hard to comprehend. The distances involved in exploring even our own solar system mean that nobody alive today will be able to photograph stars and planets with total freedom (unless we are counting probes?). What…

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Close-Up Crystal & Mineral Photography Tips

crystal and mineral photography tips

Watch on YouTube – Close-Up Crystal & Mineral Photography Tips A lot of the time, getting closer can reveal the amazing details of a subject. This is always more apparent when light interacts with a subject in unique ways. Today we are looking at 3 crystal formations that geologists will be familiar with. However, the…

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Shooting macro videos and images of iron filings

shooting macro video and images of iron filings

Watch on YouTube – Shooting macro videos and images with Iron Filings We are big fans of magnets! Our products make great use of them to ensure everything is easy to use and works seamlessly. We also have great fun using magnets to create interesting macro photography subjects. This week we have been playing around…

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Eryngium (thistle) – plant macro photography tips

Eryngium (thistle) plant macro photography tips

Watch on YouTube – Eryngium (thistle) – plant macro photography tips After looking at the beautiful Clematis a couple of weeks ago, we wanted to explore another flower. The Eryngium thistle we are shooting today is a really interesting macro photography subject. It provides lots of colour, interesting spikes and textures, and lots of unique…

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Clematis Flower Photography Tutorial

Clematis Flower Photography Tutorial

Watch on YouTube – Clematis Flower Photography Tutorial As we move into the summer here in the UK, we are going to be shooting more flowers! Let’s begin with a pretty common one with this Clematis flower photography tutorial. Lets take a quick look at how we got these shots! Clematis Flower Photography Tutorial The…

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Abstract Macro Photography with Ferrofluid

Abstract Macro Photography Ferrofluid

Watch on YouTube – Abstract Macro Photography with Ferrofluid We couldn’t blame you if you’ve never heard of Ferrofluid. Unlike a lot of our other macro photography subject ideas, Ferrofluid is hardly a common household item. In fact, this magnetic black liquid was invented by NASA! They needed a way to manipulate liquids in zero…

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Getting started with Ecommerce product photography lighting

eCommerce product photography lighting

Watch on YouTube – Ecommerce product photography lighting techniques Getting started with white background product photography can be a frustrating and time-consuming process. However, with the right preparation and know-how, you can shoot studio style product shots at home in no time! This is our step by step guide on getting Ecommerce product photography lighting…

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Wedding Ring Photography Tutorial

Gold Wedding Ring Photography tips

Watch on YouTube – Wedding Ring Photography Tutorial Reflective subjects are difficult to work with. Anyone that has tried to shoot jewellery or rings will know the struggle of reflections and the loss of detail from having the wrong lighting available. In our latest shoot, we used the Adaptalux Studio to capture an engagement ring and it…

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Macro MOSS Photography with Water Droplets

Moss Photography Tutorial

Watch on YouTube – Moss Photography Tutorial with water droplets! When Sam suggested we shoot a moss photography tutorial, it’s safe to say there was some scepticism with how much there would be to see. However, Sam has shot moss before using the early prototypes of the Adaptalux Studio… So he knew how interesting it…

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Shooting Fluorescent Flowers Under Ultraviolet Light

Shooting Fluorescent flowers

Watch the Video on YouTube – Shooting Fluorescent Flowers Under Ultraviolet Light Before you get started, you may wish to read our Introduction to UV fluorescent photography, a breakdown all about UV photography. When it comes to choosing a subject for ultraviolet induced visible fluorescence photography (UVIVF), fluorescent flowers are a pretty good starting point. Most living…

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Dried Leaf Macro Photography Tips

Leaf macro photography

Watch on YouTube – Dried Leaf Macro Photography Tips & Tricks Leaves are a popular macro photography subject, we featured them first in our recent Ideas and Inspiration post. However, when dried out, leaves present a brand new challenge for macro photography enthusiasts. With no more vivid green colour, trying to get a dried leaf…

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LEGO Photography Lighting with Lasers!

Lego Photography lighting

Watch on YouTube – LEGO Photography Lighting with Lasers! It’s a dark, rainy night in LEGO City, dimly lit street corners have become a haven for crime. Our protagonist waits patiently outside the cinema for his target… LEGO Film Noir If you hadn’t guessed by that foreboding intro line, we have been immersing ourselves in…

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Macro Photography Tutorial – Pocket Watches

Creative macro photography lighting tutorial

Watch on YouTube – A creative macro photography lighting tutorial with pocket watches If you have been to see us at The Photography Show in Birmingham, you might recognise this subject. It’s one of our favourites for showing off what you can do with some creativity and the right lighting. Lighting is exactly what we…

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Macro Photography Tutorial – Coins

How to photograph coins

Watch on YouTube – How to Photograph Coins Coins are a popular macro photography subject due to their abundance. Everyone has them, and therefore there are a multitude of methods on how to photograph coins. Today we are taking a look at a couple of options to get you started. When talking about how to…

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Macro Photography Tutorial – Pine Cones

Watch on YouTube – Macro Pine Cone Photography For those of you familiar with Adaptalux Studio, you will recognise this subject as one that takes pride of place on the studio homepage as an example of what our kit can do. Pine cones are easy to find in most places, and can make for some really…

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What does a macro lens do?

what does a macro lens do?

What does a macro lens do? Probably a question we all ask in the early stages of learning about photography. It’s not overly obvious before getting hands on, looking through the viewfinder and exploring the macro world. Let’s try to shed some light on macro as a genre, and why macro lenses are important. macro…

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Indoor Macro Photography

indoor macro photography

When we talk to photographers about the kind of macro photography they enjoy, a lot of people only venture out when its sunny. A stroll through the woods or meadow can wield some amazing macro subjects; bugs, plants and flowers galore, complete with ready made lighting from the sun. However, these people people miss out…

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Macro Photography Ideas & Inspiration

Macro photography ideas inspiration

Macro Photography Ideas & Inspiration Starting out with macro and close-up photography can be a steep learning curve, but one question is shared between beginners and pros alike – what macro subject should I try next? We are going to run through our top macro photography ideas, macro subjects and techniques to try. Leaves &…

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The Control Pod 2.0 – New and Improved!

A long time in the making, we are happy to announce that we have upgraded the Adaptalux Studio Control Pod! The Control Pod has served us all well over the past few years, and we have learned a lot about the ways people want to use their equipment, but most importantly, the areas that we…

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Adaptalux Glow Project Cancellation

Hello everyone,   I would like to personally thank everyone that supported our latest project, unfortunately, we have bad news. It is with great regret that we must cancel the Adaptalux Glow Kickstarter campaign later today.   As you would expect, we had really high hopes for the Adaptalux Glow and we anticipated it to…

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Adaptalux Glow – Live on Kickstarter!

Adaptalux Glow Kickstarter

The day has finally come! We are so happy to announce that our latest Kickstarter project is officially LIVE on Kickstarter. You can click the link above to head to Kickstarter and get a Glow for yourself, we have some fantastic discounts for Super Early Birds, so make sure to head over to the campaign…

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EFX Arms Finalised Shipping Schedule

EFX macro Update

Hi friends, All systems are go here! We are now assembling the EFX Arms here in the UK and anticipate to start shipping very soon. We do apologise for the small delay, one of the parts took much longer than expected to get to us from our supplier. Here are some photos of the UV…

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Tonya Wilhelm – Macro Photography with Adaptalux Studio

Tonya Wilhelm Follow Tonya About the Photographer Tonya Wilhelm is an internationally published and award-winning photographer in both portraiture and macro wildlife. Her work appears in over two dozen periodicals, and she has photo-illustrated a published book. Tonya is owner of Wilhelm Photography offering portrait, commercial, and fine art photography, and is an art teacher…

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Android App Released

Android App

We are very pleased to announce that the Adaptalux app is now officially out of beta testing and available to download for all Android customers. The Android app, like the iOS version, allows for live brightness control of the Adaptalux Studio via Bluetooth. It’s extremely handy for controlling your lighting remotely and making adjustments to…

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Mark Dell – My experience with Adaptalux

mark Dell Food Photography

Mark Dell Mark on Instagram About the Photographer Mark started photography at eleven years old after joining the photography club in school, participating in photo “assignments” with his trusty Olympus Trip 35. His love for photography was sparked after seeing his photo of a new shopping centre in print in the local paper. Moving on…

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Android app – Beta Testers Needed


It’s been a long old road for the android app but we are finally here, today we are releasing the beta version for testing. This is an open beta, so everyone can opt in and help to test the app’s functions. The android app, like the iOS version, allows live brightness control of the Adaptalux…

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How to Shoot Macro Photography on a Budget

How Macro Lenses Work

Macro photography gives you the opportunity to explore new and exciting worlds on your doorstep. Its amazing seeing something for the first time, that is otherwise invisible to the naked eye. However, macro photography lenses are typically very expensive, so why not reverse some old prime lenses that you can purchase for under £20? You…

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EFX Pre-Orders now open, Android App Update

Don Komarechka photography

Hi Friends, It’s been a pretty crazy winter for us so far. The EFX Lighting Arm kickstarter has ended, reaching our goal of £2,500 and exceeding it by 800% to raise a total of £20,342. Thank you to everyone who backed the project, we hope you are as excited as we are to see these…

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Using Lasers in Photography

Laser Photography

Lasers are cool and we think they are under-used in photography. We plan to fix that with our latest kickstarter project that includes Laser Lighting arms for the Adaptalux Studio. Today we are going to take a quick look at some of the creative uses of laser photography. If you haven’t seen the trailer, you…

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Getting Started with UV Fluorescence Photography.

Getting Started with UV Fluorescence photography

Watch on YouTube – Getting Started with UV Fluorescence Photography. What is UV Photography With our EFX Lighting Arm kickstarter project in full swing (update: Kickstarter is over), we wanted to take the time to look at the technique of UV fluorescence photography that can be achieved easily with the new UV Lighting arms for Adaptalux…

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Adaptalux Store Changes

We have been making some improvements to our online store! If any of you have experienced some instability over the past few days, we are sorry for the inconvenience, but all should now be back to normal (sort of)   We wanted to quickly introduce the changes to avoid any confusion, as they affect the…

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Win some Adaptalux Lighting Arms!

Adaptalux Photo Competition

Hi Friends! To celebrate a new batch of lighting arms coming into stock, we are running a competition to reward our backers and customers! Adaptalux Macro Photo Competition We want to see the creativity flow, so we are giving away some lighting arms to enhance your lighting options! We’re asking people to submit their images…

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An Introduction to Continuous Macro Lighting

An Introduction to Continuous Macro Lighting

What is Macro Lighting? Macro Lighting unveils the miniature world, which can be beautiful, fantastic and unbelievable at times. Capturing images of tiny subjects and enlarging them to sizes that let us marvel at every detail is the perfect way to stretch your photographic muscles. For beginners however, the task can be daunting. You have…

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Adaptalux News! Great year so far.

Photography show 2017

Hello friends,   Well it’s been a while since I last posted an update. We have been incredibly busy, but we hope everyone is well and getting fantastic photographs with their Adaptalux Studios. Here is a video clip we captured last week of a great macro photography subject – a Pine Cone.     A…

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We did it! Thank You!

Adaptalux Stabiliser

Hi friends, Together, we absolutely smashed our goal for the Adaptalux Stabiliser, thank you so much for all who supported the campaign! In total, we have raised over £6,945. What Happens Now? In the coming weeks, we will be sending out surveys to collect your addresses and pledge details (colour etc). Please keep an eye…

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Final hours to get the Adaptalux Stabiliser!

Adaptalux Stabiliser

Hi Adaptalux pals, Just a quick update to remind you all that the Adaptalux Stabiliser Kickstarter campaign is now in its final hours. If you are thinking about getting one, then now is the time to get one whilst it is reduced in price. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1447024032/adaptalux-studio-stabiliser Thanks everyone and have a great weekend! Sam + the…

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New Kickstarter Campaign! Get the Stabiliser for your studio.

Adaptalux stabiliser

Hi Friends, We hope you had an amazing Christmas and New Year. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1447024032/1989832014?token=f0a55f1a We have just dropped a new Kickstarter campaign for the Adaptalux Stabiliser. Check it out by clicking on the image below. The Adaptalux Stabiliser is the perfect companion for your Adaptalux studio. Based on your feedback from last weeks survey, we have…

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Adaptalux Christmas Sale Now On!

Adaptalux Christmas Bokeh

Hi Everyone, It’s officially the beginning of the festive period! To celebrate, all Adaptalux products are heavily discounted through our online store. Get Adaptalux products at a great price in our Christmas Sale! CLICK TO SHOP NOW! Take this opportunity to buy more Adaptalux products for your pack, or consider purchasing more packs to expand…

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Adaptalux Christmas Competition

Coloured Control Pods

Hi Friends! Great photograph of a flower by Kyle Evans using his Adaptalux Studio To get in the festive spirit, we have just launched the Adaptalux Christmas Competition. To enter simply follow the below link:- https://adaptalux.com/competition The Prize:- A limited edition starter pack. This pack includes a Limited edition coloured Control Pod which you can…

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All Kickstarter Awards Shipped!

Adaptalux Studio Colour Filters

ALL OF THE KICKSTARTER AWARDS HAVE NOW BEEN SHIPPED! This is a very special day that we have been working very hard towards since we launched this kickstarter campaign. Everyone who pledged for an Adaptalux pack, should now have a tracking number. If you have not received your Adaptalux yet, don’t worry it is on…

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Shipping Update + Customer Photos!

Hotwheels With Adaptalux

Hello all, Throughout this update we have featured some BETA TESTER Kickstarter award photos, photographed using their Adaptalux’s. Don’t just take our word for what Adaptalux can do, see the real life results people are already achieving with this product. Shipping update:- We are pleased to announce that the SUPER MEGA ULTIMATE AWESOME PACKS have…

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The Adaptalux packaging is here!

Adaptalux Studio Packaging

Hello, EXCITING UPDATE! All close-up photos featured in this update have been captured using the fully finished Adaptalux product. The packaging finally arrived yesterday and we are extremely pleased with it. Sam and his brother James, designed the packaging and worked with a packaging company to get it manufactured over the last few months. This…

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Control Pod images + update on electronics.

Adaptalux Pod

Hi everyone, Another update regarding the PCB problem we encountered last week. We are pleased to say we have identified the issue on the PCB board samples and have successfully fixed the issue on the samples. We are now working on the most cost effective way of correcting the problem on the other boards with…

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April Progress…

Oil on water with Adaptalux

Hello everyone! A small knock, but we will recover. Its amazing how one day can have such a big impact on a project like this. I came to write this update this morning with great excitement, as the final PCB samples arrived.  I was going to show the final product in a video and announce…

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Adaptalux March Progress!

Oil on water

Hi Everyone, Sorry for the radio silence over the last 6 weeks! We have been busy working really hard on getting Adaptalux ready for launch. The photographs embedded in this update are closeup shots of olive oil on water, using Adaptalux. All photos utilise the finished Lighting Arms, Colour Filters, Diffusers and Alpha unit of the…

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Revised Launch Dates + January Progress!

Adaptalux Lighting Arms

Hello all, We are now officially in the year you will get Adaptalux in your hands! This update covers the UK assembly progress and a revised launch schedule. The photographs on this update are macro shots of ice on a paintbrush and macro shots of cake decorations (sugar sprinkles), photographed using Adaptalux. Revised Schedule:- First, the…

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The Adaptalux Christmas Update! HUGE UPDATE!

Xmas Decoration with adaptalux

Seasons Greetings everyone! As promised, this update is crammed full of information with regards to where Adaptalux is now and what is left to do over the next couple of months. Throughout this update there are Christmas macro photos taken by Sam using Adaptalux. Enjoy! Lighting Arms Manufacturing Progress:- The Lighting Arms are really taking…

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More Progress, Photos and a Mini-Competition!

Water on a leaf with adaptalux

Hi Everyone, Lots more progress photos to show you regarding the manufacture of Adaptalux, a little competition, Adaptalux photos and a build up to a very BIG update we have coming in September. CNC Machining of parts:- Adaptalux utilises parts that are made out of aluminium, which are machined to very tight tolerances and are…

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The Adaptalux macro photo competition!

Here is our official blog post for the Adaptalux macro photo competition. Here you will find all of the rules for the competition and the full terms and conditions! Prizes:- 1st prize:- Will receive an Adaptalux starter pack OR you can choose to receive 3 Lighting Arms of choice and 2 colour filters of choice instead…

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Lens cloths shipped & more information!

Hello Everyone, Summer is now truly here in the UK. Summer marks the “macro galore” season, with so many plants and wildlife coming onto full bloom. Its for sure, our favourite time of the year! Sharing’s Caring Lens Cloths:- We received the lens cloths for the “Sharing’s Caring” award this week. We shipped them to…

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Kickstarter Backer Wall of Fame. Thank you!

Wall Of Fame

Thank you again to all of our backers on Kickstarter for making Adaptalux a reality! Here is the Wall of fame image, which contains the names and some faces of people who backed at pledge awards “Little Snapper” & “sharing’s Caring”. Of course, a huge thank you to the other 499 backers too! This image…

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Progress Update!

Dandylion Lit with Adaptalux

Hi Everyone! This update is full of information on the progress made over the last week with Adaptalux. It is also an update regarding pledge awards “Little Snapper” and “Sharing’s Caring”. Little Snapper Pledge Award:- The wall of fame image has now been designed by Sam. Thank you to everyone who filled out the survey,…

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Your Macro Photos!

Water Droplet

Hello, Here is a selection of our favourite macro photos submitted to us by you! We love seeing your photography work, so please carry on sending us your photos. We hope some of these photos inspire you to try capturing different subjects using different photographic lighting techniques. Image submitted by Martin St Aubrey We love…

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Yay! We made it on Kickstarter…

Hello everyone! We are pleased to tell you that we have now raised over £100,000 on our Kickstarter campaign. Thats over $153,000 and it means we are now over our funding goal! We would like to thank everyone who has supported the campaign over the last 6 weeks. We are very humbled and we really…

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The Future is Bright for Adaptalux!

1 Week left to support Adaptalux on Kickstarter! Please CLICK HERE to find out how to pledge and get your own Adaptalux. We have now raised over £81,000, which is over $123,000! Absolutely amazing and we are very thankful to everyone who has supported us so far. We just want to give you a quick…

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Free Adaptalux Background Images

Autumn Leaf shot with Adaptalux

We have bundled 12 Adaptalux images that make amazing background images for your computer or mobile device. Download them for free by clicking on the link, and then clicking ‘download’ in the top right hand corner. These images are for your personal use only. ADAPTALUX SCREENSAVER IMAGES DOWNLOAD LINK Some background example images Just 11…

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Adaptalux Coverage…

Since launching our Kickstarter campaign, we have been overwhelmed with positive reviews and comments by many people all over the world! This post is dedicated to providing you with all of the links to the websites who have covered Adaptalux. A Big thank you to all of them. To visit the articles, simply click on the…

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Beautiful Macro Photography with Adaptalux

Water Drop with Adaptalux

Hello everyone, Here is a post showcasing a range of photos taken with Adaptalux so far exploring different camera configurations. Adaptalux doesn’t just have to be used for macro work, it is also perfect for small objects such as food photography for example. I have included the camera settings alongside the Adaptalux configuration below each photo. Enjoy… Camera…

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Why Start Macro Videography?

Hello, You may have seen my post a few weeks ago, why start macro photography? I have decided to write a similar post but turning my attention to macro videography. Most modern digital cameras have the ability to produce HD video recordings. This is great news for the photography market in general, as it means…

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Now LIVE on Kickstarter!

We are pleased to announce that Adaptalux is now LIVE on Kickstarter. Lets make this happen! CLICK HERE to go to the campaign. Be a super star and share this project via social media! This is an exciting period for us and we hope you find it exciting too! Support us and get Adaptalux at…

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Why Start Macro Photography?

Fly Shot with Adaptalux

Hi all, So what is macro photography? Technically speaking, macro photography is creating a subject of at least 1:1 scale on your camera sensor. This means when the photo off the sensor is scaled up on a computer, it shows incredible details. Revealing these details that are invisible to the naked eye is fascinating and allows for boring…

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Welcome to the Adaptalux website!

Hello, Welcome to the brand new Adaptalux website. We really hope you like it and feel free to share with us your thoughts and any feedback in the comments section below. The website has been designed to give you an insightful look into the company and product. We will also be taking Adaptalux pre-orders after…

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