Best camera settings for window-lit portraits

Best camera settings for window-lit portraits

As our series of pre-shot checklists continues we take a look at some of the best camera settings for window-lit portraits.

How to bluff your way through a wedding and get great photos

How to bluff your way through a wedding and get great photos

Sooner or later there comes a point in any keen photographer’s life when they are asked to shoot a wedding. Here are some tried and tested tips to help the first timer survive.

8 portrait posing tricks to improve body shape and hide unflattering features

8 portrait posing tricks to improve body shape and hide unflattering features

In this portrait posing tutorial we show you eight posing tricks you can try on any subject to improve body shape, conceal unflattering features and make them look their best.

11 important photography filters and when they’ll improve your images (cheat sheet)

11 important photography filters and when they'll improve your images (cheat sheet)

In this great photography cheat sheet from the team at The Studio, they’ve rounded up 11 of the most important photography filters, illustrated their effects with and without the filter mounted and explained when you might want to use one to improve your image.

9 creative photo ideas to try in July 2015

9 creative photo ideas to try in July 2015

Looking for photo inspiration this month? Look no further than these nine creative photo ideas to try in July.

How to pose full-length female portraits: free posing guide

How to pose full-length female portraits: free posing guide

Knowing how to pose full-length portraits can be challenging for any photographer. In this free photography cheat sheet we show you 9 classic compositions.

Best camera settings for long-exposure landscapes

Best camera settings for long-exposure landscapes

If you’re planning to capture the sunrise or sunset, you don’t want to waste any of your time on location messing around with camera settings. In the latest post in our series of pre-shoot checklists we suggest some of the best camera settings for long-exposure landscapes.

How to blur water for a dreamy seascape effect

How to calculate your exposure time

In this in-depth long-exposure photography tutorial we’ll show you how to blur moving water and tame the waves to create a beautiful, in-camera dreamlike seascape effect.

How to photograph fireworks: 7 pro tips for 4th of July

How to photograph fireworks: 7 pro tips for 4th of July

Want to learn how to photograph fireworks this 4th of July, but don’t know where to start? Betsy Hern, professional photographer at the agency Dreamstime.com shares her best tips for striking images.

8 pro tips for painting landscapes with light

8 pro tips for painting landscapes with light

Discover how to capture spectacular nighttime landscapes with these advanced tips for painting with light.