Over Christmas break I found a ladybug in a potted plant so I decided to take some macro shots. I used a Canon EF 50mm f/2.5 macro lens with some extension tubes to get a little closer. I set up two flashes. One on the left to light it and one in the back with a yellow gel to give it that warm outline. I used the yellow gel to make it seem like the sun was rising just behind it.


And here's another shot