This can be treated as a continuation to the macro photography post. Also, on a side note, I’ve read somewhere that posts are better when left shorter. Which makes sense in this micro blogging boom that we see today.
The above photo shows how NOT to do it. First of all, turn off the flash and get closer!
A good way to make your macro photography stand out is to get real close, from a shoe-shine perspective.
Get the camera low and close to the subject, and shoot upwards: