What is the best camera filter to have in your bag?

    | Photography Tips | 30/03/2014 00:01am
    What is the best camera filter to have in your bag?

    A polarizer is the best camera filter to have in your bag, in our humble opinion. In this quick tutorial we’ll explain why, and show you how to use a polarizer to maximise its effects.

    6 ways professional photographers use their cameras

    | Photography Tips | 29/03/2014 12:00pm
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    Professional photographers use their cameras every day, so they get to know it really well and understand the best way to set it up and use it. Here are six of the most useful pro tips.

    How to clean a tripod: a simple guide to protecting your gear

    | Photography Tips | 29/03/2014 00:01am
    How to clean a tripod: step 1

    Your tripod can be an expensive investment, so halt the unnecessary build-up of dirt and grime with this simple guide to keeping it clean.

    Low-key lighting: how to shut out ambient light and plunge into shadows

    | Photography Tips, Portraits | 28/03/2014 00:01am
    Low-key lighting: how to shut out ambient light and plunge into shadows

    Using low-key lighting for portraits and still life photography can be one of the most effective photo effects you can use for creating a moody image.

    5 ways photographers can sell their first magazine cover

    | Photography Tips | 24/03/2014 00:01am
    5 ways photographers can sell their first magazine cover

    As our series on how to sell photos online and in print continues we look at the prestigious magazine cover and explore five surefire ways photographers can get their images on the covers of magazines.

    11 photo lessons every pro learned the hard way

    | Photography Tips | 22/03/2014 00:01am
    Final garden photography tips from our professional photographer: keep it simple

    Avoid making an embarrassing or expensive photographic mistakes with these top tips from the pros. In their latest guest blog post the photo management and Canon Project1709 experts at Photoventure spoke to professional photographers in a number of different genres and put together the common pitfalls that plagued them all.

    A layman’s guide to LED light panels

    | Photography Tips | 16/03/2014 00:01am
    A layman's guide to LED light panels

    There are a number of things you need to consider when purchasing an LED light panel, and in our latest layman’s guide to fundamental gear we answer some of the most common questions photographers have.

    New cameras: the 9 TRUE benefits of upgrading to a better model

    | Photography Tips | 15/03/2014 00:01am
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    In their latest guest blog post, the photo management and Canon Project1709 experts at Photoventure take a look at some of the key benefits that new cameras can bring other than a change in pixel count.

    How to photograph light trails of cars: a simple guide to taking pictures of traffic

    | Night, Photography Tips | 13/03/2014 00:01am
    How to photograph light trails of cars: a jargon-free guide to taking pictures of traffic

    Struggling with your long exposures? Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about how to photograph light trails of cars can be found in this expert tutorial.

    4 common problems with dynamic range (and what you can do about it)

    | Photography Tips | 11/03/2014 00:01am
    4 common problems with dynamic range (and what you can do about it)

    Dynamic range is at the heart of exposure theory, and nowadays it’s much easier to measure. However, there are four situations where dynamic range can be an issue for photographers.

    Our photography cheat sheet spells out these four common problems with dynamic range and explains what you can do to make sure you get it right.

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