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I need close up shots with my Canon T3i

by Patriciad01 / November 12, 2011 11:40 PM PST

I want to post some items on EBay which require me to show some very small writing and symbols. What is an inexpensive macro lens for my camera?

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Macro Filters
by PistonCupChampion / November 13, 2011 12:01 AM PST

You can buy macro filters that will screw onto your kit lens. These will not compare in quality to using a dedicated macro lens, but they will be very inexpensive (10's of dollars vs. 100's) and good enough for posting pics on eBay.

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Thanks for the help
by Patriciad01 / November 13, 2011 1:04 AM PST
In reply to: Macro Filters

I have seen these, but never used them. To save the expense, I will try them. As it is a staged pic, I have time to change the filter to a different one if I need it. Thanks again.

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