Low-key lighting: how to use shadows to create moody effects

Low-key lighting: how to use shadows to create moody effects

Low-key lighting is great fun to use on an indoor shoot, and all it requires is a DSLR, a tripod and a table lamp. You’ll also need a suitable subject to capture, of course – in this tutorial we’ve selected the classic ‘apples and pears’ for a still life photography setup.

Panasonic LX100 review

Panasonic LX100 review

The Panasonic LX100 is a high-end compact camera that will fit in your jacket pocket, and it comes with a large Micro Four Thirds sensor. In her Panasonic LX100 review video, our head of testing, Angela Nicholson, takes a look at this new premium compact’s features and performance.

10 photography techniques you can use everyday

3 situations when you should take control of depth of field: Close-up

It’s a new year, and many of you are probably getting to grips with new cameras! In their first guest blog post of 2015, the team at Photoventure suggest ten photography techniques you can use everyday to help improve your images and become a better photographer.