Nikon J4 adds 171 AF points, ‘faster than DSLR’ continuous shooting speeds

    | News | 10/04/2014 08:49am
    Nikon J4 unveiled

    Nikon has officially unveiled the Nikon J4, the latest addition to its range of portable Nikon 1 system cameras.

    Among the Nikon J4′s key features are a hybrid AF system with 171 AF points, 105 of which are phase-detection points and continuous shooting speeds of up to 20 fps with continuous autofocus.

    Posing couples: 6 simple ways to create heartwarming photos

    | Photography Tips, Portraits | 10/04/2014 00:01am
    Posing couples: 6 simple ways to create heartwarming photos

    Two great people, six great poses. In this quick tutorial we’ll show you some simple ways for posing couples to make more interesting compositions.

    Winner announced for British Heart Foundation landscape photo competition

    | News | 09/04/2014 18:00pm
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    See the winning images from the British Heart Foundation’s recent landscape photography competition.

    How to use Lightroom: 8 mistakes every photographer makes (and how to fix them)

    | Tutorials | 09/04/2014 00:01am
    Worst Lightroom mistakes: 6. Over saturating colours

    Adobe Lightroom is an incredibly powerful image organisation and editing software package. Of course the downside to having such a powerful tool at your disposal is that it’s possible to make some pretty significant mistakes, especially when you’re first learning how to use it.

    To help out we’ve drawn up a list of the most common mistakes that photographers make when using Lightroom and have some advice about how to get things right from the outset.

    Lightroom Mobile: 11 answers to 11 burning questions

    | News | 08/04/2014 10:58am
    Lightroom Mobile: 11 answers to 11 burning questions

    What’s the new Lightroom Mobile app’s price tag? How big are the file sizes? In their latest guest post our friends at the blog Life After Photoshop answer all your burning questions.

    5 ways to compose an image for supreme impact: easy tips to train your creative eye

    | Photography Tips | 08/04/2014 00:01am
    Compose an image with impact: 01 Shoot low for portraits

    It’s all too easy to get into the habit of taking every shot from eye-level, and using the same type of lens. Here are five sure-fire ways to find a fresh perspective and compose an image with supreme impact.

    Download 5 free issues of our magazines!

    | Inspire | 07/04/2014 14:30pm
    Issue 149 of Digital Camera magazine now on sale!

    For a very limited time we’re giving readers the opportunity to download five of our digital photo magazines for free!

    Sony A7s: new full-frame compact adds 4K video recording, ISO 409,600

    | News | 07/04/2014 10:50am
    Sony A7s: new full-frame compact adds 4K video recording, ISO 409,600

    The Sony A7s announced today adds a slew of new professional features to the company’s popular full-frame compact camera.

    How to sell photos online: 5 tips for getting a million views on Flickr

    | Photography Tips | 07/04/2014 00:01am
    How to sell photos online: 5 tips for getting a million views on Flickr

    As our series on how to sell photos online and in print continues we look at how to get your work seen. Social media success is the 21st century Holy Grail – everyone’s looking for it. Here’s how one photographer found it…

    Nest Traveller NT-6294AK review: does this new tripod throw down the gauntlet?

    | Accessories, Reviews | 06/04/2014 00:01am
    Nest Traveller NT-6294AK review: does this new tripod throw down the gauntlet?

    The Nest Traveller NT-6294AK is lightweight, can support a hefty 20kg load and costs £200. Is this the perfect tripod? Find out in our review.

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