Creative moon photography: how to shoot portraits at night with a celestial twist

Creative moon photography: how to shoot portraits at night with a celestial twist

Creative moon photography doesn’t necessarily need to be a landscape shot. In this tutorial we show you how to use the moon to capture a fun portrait with a creative twist – all it takes is a bit of careful preparation beforehand

Phase One XF camera system introduces new 50MP, 60MP and 80MP digital backs

Phase One XF camera system introduces new 50MP, 60MP and 80MP digital backs

Phase One has significantly beefed up its range of cameras, unveiling its new XF camera system which, it promises, offers “robust, aerial-grade mechanics, advanced electronics, a new autofocus platform, new modularity options, new software and customizable touch controls.”

Photo printers vs online photo labs: which delivers the perfect print?

Photo printers vs photo labs: which delivers the perfect print?

Is it better to print your photos at home or have them created in a pro-level lab? We weigh up the pros and cons in our photo printers vs photo labs head-to-head test…

9 creative photo ideas to try in June

Creative photo ideas for June: 06 Create images with vision

Looking for some photo inspiration this month? Look no further than these 9 creative photo ideas to try in June!

150 photography tips for planning, composing, focusing and exposing images

150 photography tips for planning, composing, exposing and focusing images

To help you get the most from your photography time, we’ve come up with our list of the top 150 photography tips and techniques to help you get better images. You’ll find all you need to know here, from the basics of setting up your camera and planning your shoot, to how to achieve well-exposed and sharp shots with the minimum of fuss.

How to bounce flash indoors: try this simple technique for portraits at parties

How to bounce flash indoors: try this simple technique for portraits at parties

Harsh flash can kill the atmosphere at a party, but twisting a flashgun and using its bounce card can give a more natural look. In this bounce flash tutorial we explain everything you need to know to turn harsh flash into soft illumination…

Panasonic G7 introduces variety of 4K photo functions to CSC market

Panasonic G7 introduces variety of 4K photo functions to CSC market

Panasonic has introduced a new compact system camera, the G7, with headline features revolving around its 4K photo and video capability.

Fuji X-T10: price, specs, release date confirmed

Fuji X-T10: price, specs, release date confirmed

Fujifilm has announced the Fuji X-T10 – price tag £ – which boasts a new AF system and what the company says is the world’s shortest lag time.

A layman’s guide to long exposures

A layman's guide to long exposures

What is a long exposure and why is it an important technique for photographers? If you’re new to photography you might understandably have a few questions about how to shoot a long exposure. In our latest layman’s guide we answer some of the most common questions new photographers have.

Digital camera effects from A-Z

Digital camera effects from A-Z

26 digital camera effects and techniques to help you get more creative with your DSLR. From abstracts to zoom bursts, there’s sure to be an in-camera effect you’ll want to try. Photoshop is great for enhancing and adding effects to your images, but nothing beats capturing it all in-camera in the first place. With that… Continue reading