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.

    10 camera techniques to master in 2014: how to control the saturation of colours

    | Photography Tips | 10/03/2014 00:01am
    10 camera techniques to master in 2014: how to control the saturation of colours

    Our Shoot Like a Pro series on mastering some of the fundamental camera techniques concludes with a look at colour photography and how you can use your camera to get accurate colours in your scenes, and then fine tune them on the computer.

    Dramatic landscape photography: the secret to adding impact with natural light

    | Landscape, Photography Tips | 07/03/2014 00:01am
    Dramatic landscape photography: setting the right white balance

    Landscape photography is one of the most popular subjects for photographers. Even if you live in a big city, you don’t have to go too far to find nice countryside or coastal vistas, and scenic shoots are a great way to make the most of the capabilities of your DSLR. But serious landscape photography raises some questions.

    In this tutorial we’ll show you some of the best camera settings for dramatic landscape photography and how you can use the natural light more creatively.

    Product photography: tips for using a light tent for irresistible images

    | Photography Tips | 06/03/2014 00:01am
    Product photography: tips for using a light tent for irresistible images

    Getting a great picture of something you want to sell on eBay, etsy or elsewhere isn’t as easy as you think. In this tutorial we’ll share our best product photography tips and show you a simple way to use a light tent for soft, even exposures.

    Best camera settings for sunsets (free photography cheat sheet)

    | Landscape, Photography Tips | 05/03/2014 10:19am
    Best camera settings for sunsets (free photography cheat sheet)

    The key to choosing the best camera settings for sunsets is to make sure you capture the sunset’s colours as they are, not how the camera ‘thinks’ they should be.

    In our photography cheat sheet we’ve provided some of the ideal settings for sunsets. Use these as a starting point and then let your creativity take over!

    10 camera techniques to master in 2014: sharpen photos like a pro

    | Photography Tips | 03/03/2014 00:01am
    10 camera techniques to master in 2014: sharpen photos like a pro

    As our Shoot Like a Pro series on mastering some of the fundamental camera techniques continues we explain how to master image sharpening to give your pictures more impact.

    6 camera settings photographers always get wrong (and how to get it right)

    | Photography Tips | 02/03/2014 00:01am
    Set up your camera for informal, candid photography: best camera settings

    Want to avoid some of the more common mistakes made by photographers? Here are 6 camera settings that many get wrong along with some advice on how to get it right.

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