Canon G1X II review

    | Compact Cameras, Reviews | 23/06/2014 09:45am
    Canon G1X II review

    In her Canon G1X II review video, Amy Davies of our testing team puts this new Canon camera through its paces to see how it performs.

    Lightroom Web Gallery: how to create a virtual photo collection in the Web module

    | Tutorials | 23/06/2014 00:01am
    Lightroom Web Gallery: how to create a virtual photo collection in the Web module

    Discover how to create a customised, virtual photo gallery, which you can then export or upload to a website using the Lightroom Web Gallery feature.

    This Week in Photography – News from 16-22 June

    | News | 22/06/2014 14:26pm
    Adobe makes photography program price offer permanent, unveils new CC & Lightroom apps


Welcome to our new weekly news section, with the stories that matter to serious photographers, along with pithy comment and insightful analysis

    7 MORE portrait retouching tips and tricks used by the pros

    | Photoshop Tutorials, Tutorials | 22/06/2014 00:01am
    7 MORE portrait retouching tips and tricks used by the pros

    Recently we showed you 9 simple edits the pros use to retouch portraits. Today we’ll show you seven more professional tips you can use to enhance your subjects for beautiful faces, skin and much more.

    6 things you didn’t know about using apertures, but probably should

    | Photography Tips | 21/06/2014 00:01am
    6 things you didn't know about aperture, but probably should

    One of the first things we learn when we start taking photography seriously is that ‘aperture’ controls depth of field… but there’s more to it than that.

    14 cliche-busting tips and tricks for more creative travel photography

    | Photography Tips, Travel | 20/06/2014 00:01am
    13 Prime lenses

    In one of our most popular posts of last year we shared eight of the most common travel photography mistakes photographers make and suggested some simple ways to make every shot count when you’re travelling with your camera.

    Today we’re going to get ahead of the curve and try to stop these mistakes before they happen by exploring 14 things you can do on holiday to give your travel photos a greater sense of creativity and originality.

    How to retouch portraits like a pro: 9 ways to polish off your people pictures

    | Photoshop Tutorials, Tutorials | 19/06/2014 00:01am
    How to retouch portraits like a professional: 9 ways to polish off your people pictures

    In this portrait retouching tutorial we’ve got a selection of professional retouching techniques for reshaping bulges in clothes, boosting skin and adding depth with the Dodge and Burn tools.

    8 things you’ll learn at PhotoLive 2014

    | Inspire | 18/06/2014 12:50pm
    8 things you'll learn at PhotoLive 2014

    PhotoLive 2014 is fast approaching and we’re getting excited about the tips, tricks and useful takeaways we’ll get from some of our favourite professional photographers.

    PhotoLive is taking place in Leeds (23 Aug), Edinburgh (30 Aug) and London (06 Sep) and there are over twenty seminars to chose from. 

Here are eight things you’ll learn from a day out at PhotoLive:

    8 camera features they make you think you need, but you really don’t

    | Photography for Beginners | 18/06/2014 00:01am
    Nikon J2 features: what's new on the latest Nikon 1 camera

    What is an essential camera feature and what is just a camera gimmick? Everyone will hold a different opinion, but here’s our list of some unnecessary features which you can probably do without.

    Nikon V3 review: is this Nikon’s best CSC yet?

    | Compact Cameras, Reviews | 17/06/2014 11:32am

    Nikon V3 review: this new Nikon 1 camera adds a tiltable touchscreen and a slew of cool, new features. But how good is it, really? Amy Davies puts it to the test.