I say it's magic because it opens a whole new magnificent world around me. Getting a good shot is a real challenge especially with a bee buzzing around. I just loved the gossamer wings and the pollen dusted tootsie's ;)
I used my olympus stylus 1 macro setting. I still have a lot to learn about my camera and it's settings, as well as photography so I am thankful people are willing to share tips.Macro Photography Tips for Point and Shoot Digital Cameras - Digital Photography School
Here are some amazing shots my Nicky Bay, featured on PetaPixel.