Definition of macro lens in English:

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macro lens

noun

Photography
A lens suitable for taking photographs unusually close to the subject.
Example sentences
  • One evening when I was moving along at a snail's pace underwater on a coral reef in the Red Sea, searching for small subjects for my macro lens, I spotted a lovely sea anemone of a kind I had not seen before.
  • With smaller animals and reptiles that are behind wire or in glass enclosures, you can even work with macro lenses.
  • He adjusts the focus of the Carl Zeiss 120 mm macro lens, which allows him to work very close up.

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