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McCaigs Tower, Oban, Argyllshire

Macro photography

Macro Photography

Macro or micro photography - taking things close up. Advantages and effect. Differences in terminology between manufacturers, example images.

Various ways to get closer to the subject, options, accessories including long lenses, teleconverters, close up lenses etc 

Macro Background System

Close-up Lenses 

Tubes & Bellows

Novaflex Castel-Mini

Fotomate Sliding Plate 

See also - Slicing

Macro Photography Training Macro or Micro photographs is all about taking things close up. An overview of each of the Camera Images and Photography Skills courses.

Maes Howe  Stegness, Orkney


Magazine Reference Source

Alpha Index of Magazines

Magazines by Topic

Getting Photos in Magazines,  How to get your work published profitably. Over 8,000 magazines all looking for articles and photographs in the UK alone.

Creating illustrated articles, the advantage of providing text as well as photos or working with others that do. 



Picture Libraries

Stock Photography and Micro Stock the licensing of rights to the reproduction of your photos for specific uses for a fee.

See also rights and copyright

Maiden Castle, Nr Dorchester, Dorset

Maidens Lighthouse, Antrim, Northern Ireland

Mains Flash  

Malvern Priory, Great Malvern, Worcestershire


Mammal Species   (excluding for now Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises)

Bat Species

Deer - See Deer

Squirrels - See squirrels

Mannex Lighthouse, Alderney, Channel Islands 

Manor Farm Country Park, Burlesdon, Hants

Manor House Mill, Halvergate, Norfolk


Maps links

National Grid mapping and converting  into other coordinates, for maps and aerial photography sites

Margam Country Park, Glamorgan

Market Research Checklist

Marketing Plan

Market Review

Pricing of Products or Services

Getting your business in front of your customers

Market Research Checklist

Malvern May Day Donkey Procession, Malvern, Worcestershire

Marlborough High Street Then & Now, Wiltshire

Marlborough white horse  nr Marlborough, Wiltshire

Marquess of Anglesey Column, Llanfairpwll, Anglesey

Marsden Lighthouse,  South Shields, Durham   

Marsh Mill, Thornton, Lancs

Martin Mere WWT, Burscough, Lancashire

Maryport Lighthouse, Cumberland


Sharpness Masterclass Training course. for those who have mastered the basics of photography, Photography Skills have a course that can show you techniques to help you improve the sharpness of your photos.

Black & White Masterclass Training course. . Dual tone, sepia and  Black & White photography is popular at the moment and more people wanting to both understand it and get to grips with producing stunning and memorable results.  The Photography Skills Masterclass on Black & White Photography covers this in detail, covering filters and when they are used, in camera and editing methods to get good results.

Exposure Masterclass Training course. run by Photography Skills. The object is to be able to manage exposure in just about any situation, coping with challenging situations and extremes, as well as being in creative control at all times. This, like several others, may at first seam like a simple subject but is an interesting and exciting range of knowledge and skills that allows you not only to get the right exposure in more situations but to understand why problems arise and how to overcome them. You take away with you both the understanding and skills as well as an exposure aid that is exclusively produced for clients of Camera  Images and Photography Skills.

Maud Foster Windmill, Boston, Lincs

Maughanby Stone Circle, Cumbria

Maughold Head Lighthouse, Isle of Man  

McArthurs Head Lighthouse, Argyllshire


No Cost Low Cost Media

See also - Printing

Melin Hywel, Llanddeusant, Anglesey

Melin Wynt y Criaig Windmill, Llangefni, Anglesey

Melville Doocot, Fife

Meopham Windmill, Meopham, Kent

Menai Heritage Experience, Menai Bridge, Anglesey

Menai Suspension Bridge, Menai Bridge, Anglesey

Merry Maidens, Cornwall

Metadata, Keywords and Captions

Indexing and Organising Your Images


Keywords and Captions

Flags, Tags and Filters

Mew Island Lighthouse, Down, Northern Ireland

Micheldever Woods, Hampshire

Michelham Priory & Gardens, Upper Dicker, nr Hailsham, East Sussex

Micro photography  see macro photography

Micro stock see picture libraries

Middle Duntisbourne Ford, Gloucestershire

Midsomer Norton High Street Then & Now, Somerset

Milecastles - see Roman Britain Section

Milecastle 37 nr Housesteads, Northumberland   

Milecastle 49 Harrows Scar, Cumbria

Mill Stream (The) Then & Now, Flatford, Suffolk

Minster Lovell Dovecot, Oxfordshire

Mitchells Fold, Shropshire

Mithras (Temple of)Carrawbrough, Northumberland   

Mizen Head Lighthouse, Co. Cork, Ireland 

Models and modelling




Moira Furnace & Country Park, Leicestershire  



Garden Snail

Photographing Snails - Project

Monach Island Lighthouse, Inverness-shire

Monasteries - Abbeys and Monasteries Section

Abbeys and Monasteries Topic Index

Monkstone LighthouseGlamorgan

Monochrome  see black and white

Monochrome Photography

Monochrome Effect Filters 

Monsal Head Then & Now, Monsal Dale, Bakewell, Derbyshire

Montrose Light, Angus

Monuments & Follies Section

Moon, sunrise and sunset links

Moreton Corbet Castle, Shropshire   

Moreton Corbet Castle Gallery

Mormond white horse  Strichen, Aberdeenshire

Morwellham, Devon

Moulton Windmill, Moulton, Lincs


Mount Pleasant Windmill, Kirton in Lindsey, Lincs

Mounting and Framing

Overview of framing and mounting, Introductory article with outline of the options and areas for further research.

Digital Photo Frames  small to wall sized. Comparing one with another, and comparing different sources, sizes and prices.

Mousehole Christmas Lights, Mousehole, Cornwall

Muchelney Abbey, nr Ilchester, Somerset

Muckle Flugga Lighthouse, Shetland

Muirhead Red Squirrel Sanctuary Dundee

Multiple and Double Exposures  -  used with filters or with card to give similar effects to using some filters.

Mull of Galloway Lighthouse, Wigtownshire

Mull of Kintyre Lighthouse, Argyllshire

Mumbles LighthouseGlamorgan

Muntjac Deer


Ardnamurchan Lighthouse and Museum, Argyllshire

Museum of Iron, Ironbridge, Shropshire

Museum of Kent Life, Sandling, Kent

Museum of Rural Life (National), East Kilbride, Lanarkshire

Museum of the Gorge Ironbridge, Shropshire

Scotland's Lighthouse Museum, Aberdeenshire

Withernsea Lighthouse Museum, Yorkshire  

Must See Places

Mute Swans -see swans

Muttons Mill, Halvergate, Norfolk




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