Images from the 2012 National Geographic Photography Contest

    | Inspire | 08/01/2013 13:13pm
    Photographer Ashley Vincent/National Geographic

    The winners of the 2012 National Geographic Photography Contest have been named. Take a look at their spectacular entries.

    2012′s most sensational images

    | Inspire | 05/01/2013 05:00am
    Georgia by Tori Andrews LRPS via The Royal Photographic Society

    Looking for a fresh dose of photographic inspiration for the new year? We take a look at a selection of the best photographs from 2012 via the Royal Photographic Society.

    Winners of Travel Photographer of the Year 2012

    | News | 11/12/2012 16:24pm
    By Craig Easton, winner of TPOTY 2012

    The winner of the Travel Photography of the Year 2012 is photographer Craig Easton, the first Briton to win the award since 2007.

    Lioness turns the tables on wildlife photography

    | News | 09/12/2012 15:00pm
    Lion steals Canon 5D Mark II

    When photographer Ed Hetherington set up his Canon 5D Mark II to capture wildlife in Zimbabwe from an ‘on the ground’ perspective, he didn’t expect to get quite so up close and personal with the local wildlife….

    Memoto camera: Memories are made of this…

    | News | 07/12/2012 16:00pm
    Memoto camera

    Memoto has developed a tiny, wearable camera that automatically captures images at every moment of your life…

    All the gear and no idea: Sony back up their ad campaign

    | News | 04/12/2012 14:00pm
    All the gear and no idea: the story behind the new Sony CSC ad campaign

    UPDATED POST. In an effort to boost sales of Sony’s compact system cameras, Sony Australia has come up with an online – and slightly off-the-wall – marketing campaign. It has produced a series of videos poking gentle (but acutely-observed) fun at stereotypical DSLR users, with the tag line ‘All the gear and no idea’.

    Historic photograph of Titanic iceberg to be auctioned

    | News | 29/11/2012 11:00am
    Historic photograph of the iceberg thought to have sunk the Titanic

    If you’re looking to buy a Christmas present for someone who collects historic photographs or Titanic memorabilia and you have $10,000 to spare, you might want to take part American auction house RR Auction’s event from 13 to 16 December 2012…

    Exposure: Inside the Olympus Scandal – A look behind the headlines

    | News | 23/11/2012 18:30pm
    Exposure: Inside the Olympus Scandal

    When Michael Woodford became the President and CEO of Olympus in 2011, he was the first westerner ever to climb the ranks of one of Japan’s corporate giants, but within months of his appointment he had uncovered a $1.7 billion accounting fraud…

    DIY Photography: Homemade Autochrome Camera

    | Inspire | 17/11/2012 05:00am
    DIY photography: Lego camera

    If you really want to get experimental with photography, you could always try what photographer Dominique Vankan did and build yourself a custom large format camera. What were his building blocks of choice? His somewhat questionable choices were LEGO, cardboard, and duct tape.

    Underwater dogs: Photography by Seth Casteel

    | News | 08/11/2012 18:00pm
    Seth Casteel: Underwater Dogs

    When photographer Seth Casteel embarked (excuse the pun!) on a series of photographs featuring dogs jumping into a swimming pool, no one could have anticipated the viral explosion that ensued; least of all Seth himself!…