From pine cones to the insides of cactus flowers, macro photography allows the viewer to find a new perspective on nature. Interesting patterns in nature that most people miss, become the subjects of beautiful images. Macro photograhy is the name given to photography associated with closeups and magnified images. Closeup photography takes you into the unseen beauty of nature and allows you to see it with new eyes. An important element of photography is being able to make order out of the chaos of nature. In macro photography, one looks closely at nature to reveal the intricate patterns that exist.