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Mike Moats

Mike Moats



I would like to introduce myself, I am Mike Moats, an award winning, professional Macro Photographer from Sterling Heights, Michigan. I started shooting as a hobby in 2001 and it quickly grew into a full time business. To date I’ve had articles and images published in, Outdoor Photographer Magazine, PC Photo Magazine, Natures Best Magazine, Nature Photographer Magazine, Photolife, Whisper In The Woods,Michigan Game Finder, NANPA’s Expressions Books, Pure Michigan Book, Fujifilms Newsletter (Cable Release) and Tamron’s “Angle of View” Blog. I’m proud to have won numerous local and international awards, and in 2006 was asked to join the Fuji Pro Talent Team and in 2009 was added to the Tamron Lenses website as one of their ”Macro Masters”. In 2006 I started offering Close-Up/Macro Photography Workshops. I am a moderator of the macro gallery at My first book was released in October 2008 and is called Tiny Landscapes. This book is a how-to book for macro photography in nature. Its sold at I am now offering personal one on one online macro workshops, and have released five e-Books, see info below. You can view and order my prints at Email, I offer a three day Macro Boot Camp, which teaches everything you need to know to be a successful macro photographer. Go to my website and click on the Macro Boot Camp link for more info. I am now offering how-to macro webinars, click on the webinars, go to. Check out Mike’s new Macro Nature Forum, where macro photographers can post their images, engage in discussion about macro topics, and contests.
  • Nikon D7000
  • Tamron 90mm Macro
  • Tamron 180mm Macro
  • Tamron 60mm Macro
  • Acratech Ultimate Ballhead
  • Feisol Carbon Fiber Tripod
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