Setting up your camera before you start shooting can save you time, effort and maybe even using the wrong camera settings. In the first of a new series, we’ll be running through our essential guide to setting up your camera for 10 of the most common photographic subjects and situations.
In his new series in Digital Camera magazine and Digital Camera World, the legendary Scott Kelby reveals some of the behind-the-scenes secrets of some of his favourite images. This month Scott explains how to get a pro-level look to your portraiture without resorting to complex lighting, using just a simple one-light portrait setup.
Shooting wedding portraits of the bride and groom is one of the most challenging tasks of any wedding photographer, whether you’re a seasoned hand or its your first time. In this free photography cheat sheet we illustrate 9 classic wedding poses and explain how to capture them.
Spiral staircases have long been a staple of architectural photography. In this tutorial we’ll show you three quick and easy techniques to photograph them more creatively.
In this creative portrait photography tutorial we’ll show you how to launch powder paint at your subjects to create bold, colourful portraits with plenty of punch.
In this tutorial we show you how to photograph baby footprints, then process the image to make a quirky memento of your child.
Creative moon photography doesn’t necessarily need to be a landscape shot. In this tutorial we show you how to use the moon to capture a fun portrait with a creative twist – all it takes is a bit of careful preparation beforehand
Looking for some photo inspiration this month? Look no further than these 9 creative photo ideas to try in June!
To help you get the most from your photography time, we’ve come up with our list of the top 150 photography tips and techniques to help you get better images. You’ll find all you need to know here, from the basics of setting up your camera and planning your shoot, to how to achieve well-exposed and sharp shots with the minimum of fuss.
Harsh flash can kill the atmosphere at a party, but twisting a flashgun and using its bounce card can give a more natural look. In this bounce flash tutorial we explain everything you need to know to turn harsh flash into soft illumination…