7 travel photography tips for a family holiday

7 travel photography tips for a family holiday

We can’t all afford to go on safari, but combining a family package holiday with quality time with your camera doesn’t have to be a recipe for disaster.

While the chances of returning from a family holiday with an award-winning portfolio are slim, you can still pack in plenty of satisfying photography – of your travels and your family – if you know the right buttons to press. Here are 7 top tips…

6 most popular lenses of Digital Camera World readers (plus 6 more you’d love to own)

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We recently asked our readers on Facebook to tell us which was the lens they used most often and which they plan to buy next. It made for interesting reading with a rich and diverse mix of focal lengths and apertures, but almost exclusively included Canon- and Nikon-mount optics. Here are the top six lenses you told us you use most often, and six more that are on your wishlist!

Fine-tune image colour: how to remove casts, boost colours and apply instant effects

Fine-tune image colour: how to remove casts, boost colours and apply instant effects

Bring an uninspiring scene spring to life – we show you how to remove casts, boost colours, then apply instant processing effects to your images. One of the most effective ways to improve images straight out of the camera is to enhance the colour and tones. This might be because the colours recorded by your camera… Continue reading

Best selfie stick: 4 reviewed and rated

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You’ve probably noticed the rise of the selfie stick if you’ve visited any kind of tourist attraction in the past few months. These increasingly ubiquitous apparatus are loved and hated in almost equal measure, but it’s hard to deny the usefulness of the selfie stick for capturing the ultimate self-portrait. Here we test four of the best ones available.