Macro photography is ultra-close-up photography of things that are very small. Here are some macro photos of insects by Dutch photographer Leon Baas:
Telegraph has a gallery of more images, as well as descriptions and some comments from Baas. “The shot of the flying ladybug [above] was a once in a lifetime photograph,” he says. “I am very happy with it and do not think it will ever happen again.”
You can also see more at Baas’s personal website.