Choosing a lens

    | Photography for Beginners | 08/12/2011 11:03am
    Choosing a lens

    One of the main reasons for getting an SLR is the ability to change lenses. Here are the main points to consider when buying a new lens for your camera

    Flash modes explained

    | Photography for Beginners | 08/12/2011 10:59am
    Flash modes explained

    Your SLR’s built-in flash is no match for a powerful, versatile flashgun, but
    it can still be surprisingly useful. Here’s how to get the best out of your flash…

    Image editing, printing & storing

    | Photography for Beginners | 08/12/2011 10:44am
    11 photo printing mistakes every photographer makes (and how to avoid them)

    Get into good habits while editing your images and you’ll end up with prints you can be really proud of. Here’s what you need to know about photo editing, storage, and printing

    Essential accessories

    | Photography for Beginners | 06/12/2011 16:19pm
    Chris Rutter using a tripod

    Upgrading from a compact to an SLR camera opens up a world of photographic possibilities, here’s our guide to the accessories – from bags to flashguns and filters – that can help you take your photography to the next level

    Looking after cameras

    | Photography for Beginners | 06/12/2011 15:36pm
    Chris Rutter changing a lens

    Most digital cameras and lenses will give you years of problem-free use, so long as you look after them. Read our top tips to ensure your kit stays clean and safe, wherever your photographic travels take you