Macro photography tips: how to set up eye-catching close-ups

Macro photography tips: how to set up eye-catching close-ups

In this tutorial we share our best macro photography tips on how to choose a focal point and set up your camera for striking close-up pictures of nature.

Taking your first photos this Christmas: 4 ideas to shoot and how to shoot them

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If you’re new to photography or if you’ve just upgraded to a new camera – perhaps you’ve bought yourself one in the sales – and taking your first pictures with a camera that gives you more control, you’re probably feeling conflicting emotions. On one hand you’re probably itching to get shooting some of the many picture opportunities that abound at Christmas, but on the other feeling a bit daunted and unsure about what to photograph.

Wanted: Digital Camera readers to take part in Photofixer magazine feature

Get shooting with us!

Do you need help with your photography? Have you just invested in a new camera or piece of equipment and feeling out of your depth? Would you like to hang out for the day with a pro and shoot some top quality photographs?! If you’ve answered ‘Yes’ to any of these questions then we’re looking for you… Continue reading

10 reasons your photos are blurry (and what you can do about it)

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Do you sometimes get blurred photos from your DSLR but don’t know why? The chances are it’s not the camera – it’s you! Here are the 10 most common reasons.

8 creative photo ideas to try in December

Creative photo ideas for December 2014 Jessica Drossin

Looking for inspiration for your photography? Look no further than these 8 creative photo ideas to try in December!

6 photos you should know how to make

How to add variety to your landscape portfolio: experiment with long exposures

While the popularity of some creative photography techniques rises and falls, others stand the test of time. Here are photos you should know how to make…

Wild animal portraits: the best settings and techniques for close-up photos

Wild animal portraits: the best settings and techniques for close-up photos

In this wildlife photography tutorial we’ll show you the key settings and techniques for taking wild animal portraits that are expressive and engaging.

High speed photography ideas: how to turn your phone into a sound trigger

High speed photography ideas: how to turn your phone into a sound trigger for split-second action

In this high speed photography tutorial we explain how a simple dongle can transform your phone into a sound trigger, allowing you to capture split-second action in stunning clarity

7 landscape photography cheat sheets that will save your images

7 landscape photography cheat sheets that will save your images

Creating a striking landscape image requires good light, strong composition, a perfect exposure and a whole lot of patience. You need all the help you can get! And in this post we’ve put together 7 of our most popular landscape photography cheat sheets that will guide you through the most difficult environments, conditions and other challenges you are surely to face.

Wedding portraits: how to shoot with confidence and get your best-ever images

Wedding portraits: how to shoot with confidence and get your best-ever images

In this wedding portraits tutorial we’ll show you how to shoot the Big Day with confidence and capture those magic moments with our top portrait photography techniques, plus fast Photoshop fixes to quickly make the most of your set of Raw images.