13 ways to raise your profile as a photographer

    | Photography Tips | 21/04/2014 00:01am
    13 ways to raise your profile as a photographer

    In our ongoing Shoot Like A Pro series we teamed up with our sister title, the Nikon magazine N-Photo, to explore the many different ways you can sell photos online, in print, and elsewhere in ways you might not have considered before.

    This week we continue by introducing you to photographer Richard Dunwoody who gave up riding racehorses for photographing them and quickly became one of the sports most sought-after photographers.

    Selective adjustments in Lightroom: use this workflow to add punch to seascapes

    | Tutorials | 20/04/2014 00:01am
    Selective adjustments in Lightroom: a simple workflow to add punch to seascapes

    Are your seascapes often flat and lifeless? In this tutorial we show you how to use selective adjustments and Clarity in Adobe Lightroom to add punch and contrast to your images.

    Tutorial file downloads for Photoshop School in Digital Camera 151

    | Latest Issue | 19/04/2014 08:00am
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    Get start files for the May 2014 issue’s Photoshop, Lightroom and DxO ViewPoint tutorials In Digital Camera 151, on sale on Friday 25 April, our Photoshop School section shows you how you can add motion blur to static subjects in Photoshop Elements; perfect your HDR images in Photoshop (pictured above); change the colours in your [...]

    7 daily exercises that will make you a better photographer

    | Photography Tips | 19/04/2014 00:01am
    7 daily exercises that will make you a better photographer

    The saying ‘practice makes perfect’ is as valid for photography as any other activity, so in their latest guest post our friends at Photoventure have put together a collection of exercises that will help you become a better photographer.

    Double exposure portraits: a simple tutorial for making surrealist images

    | Photoshop Tutorials, Tutorials | 18/04/2014 00:01am
    Double exposure portraits: a simple tutorial for making surrealist images

    In this quick double exposure portrait tutorial we’ll show you how to combine images with easy Blend mode effects to create striking, dream-like pictures.

    How to make a boring sunset more dramatic

    | Photoshop Tutorials, Tutorials | 17/04/2014 10:29am
    How to make a boring sunset more dramatic

    Do your sunrise and sunset images often look flat and dull? Try these simple photo editing tips to make them more dramatic!

    Sony A7s vs A7R vs A7 – which Sony full-frame camera should you buy?

    | News | 17/04/2014 00:01am
    Sony A7s vs A7R vs A7 - which Sony full-frame camera should you buy?

    Sony A7s vs A7R vs A7? If you’re in the market for a full-frame, mirrorless compact system camera, the Sony A7 range has to be top of your hitlist. But which A7 model is right for you: Sony A7s or A7R or A7? Marcus Hawkins takes a look at the three contenders in our Sony A7 comparison.

    Canon metering modes: how to get perfectly exposed images in any situation

    | Photography for Beginners | 16/04/2014 00:01am
    Canon metering modes: how to get perfectly exposed images in any situation

    Keep asking yourself what metering mode to use? Discover how to master metering to get perfectly exposed images in every situation. Here, with some help from our friends at the Canon magazine PhotoPlus, we show you what metering mode to use on your Canon DSLR.

    Candid portrait photography: how to use a macro lens to draw out character

    | Photography Tips, Portraits | 15/04/2014 00:01am
    Candid portrait photography: how to use a macro lens to draw out character from your subjects

    In this quick tutorial we’ll show you how to get up close and personal with your macro lens to take candid portrait photography that really draws out the character of your subject.

    Abstract images: how to make striking contemporary art with your camera

    | Photography Tutorials, Tutorials | 14/04/2014 10:43am
    Abstract images: how to make striking contemporary art with your camera

    In this quick tutorial we’ll show you how to use your camera to make striking abstract images that bring out your inner Rothko…

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