10 popular creative photo effects (and how to achieve them)

    | Photography Tips | 26/05/2014 00:01am
    10 popular creative photo effects (and how to achieve them)

    In our brand new Shoot Like A Pro series we’ll show you how to take full control of your camera and capture your most inventive photos yet! Each week we’ll show you a new creative photo effect and explain how you can recreate it.

    10 easy ways to make your photos look more professional

    | Photography Tips | 24/05/2014 00:01am

    Once you’ve got a firm grip on composition and exposure you’re well on your way to taking professional-looking images. Here are 10 easy ways to help take your photography to the next level.

    5 ways to shoot landscapes you probably never thought to try

    | Landscape, Photography Tips | 23/05/2014 00:01am
    Learn how to use natural light in your landscape photography

    In his latest tutorial expert Mark Hamblin suggests five simple ways you can shoot landscapes to come away with something creative and different.

    Pre-focus vs tracking: when and how to use each technique

    | Photography Tips | 21/05/2014 00:01am
    Pre-focus vs tracking - how to capture moving subjects with confidence: step 3

    Getting sharp photos of moving subjects is a tricky skill to master, but knowing which technique to use for which subject will help improve your hit-rate…

    9 filter mistakes every photographer makes (and how to avoid them)

    | Photography Tips | 20/05/2014 00:01am
    10 tips for using your 10-stop ND filter: everything you need to know to ensure sharp photos

    In this tutorial our head of testing, Angela Nicholson, takes a look at some of the biggest mistakes photographers make when using filters, and explains how to avoid them.

    Seascape photography: how to shoot smooth stormy seas

    | Landscape, Photography Tips | 19/05/2014 00:01am
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    Learn how to take dreamy seascape photography with our simple tutorial

    Nikon GPS cameras: how to add location data to your photos

    | Photography Tips | 18/05/2014 00:01am
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    Whether built-in or with an accessory, GPS equipped cameras can help you pinpoint where your photos are taken. In this tutorial we explain how to use this functionality.

    6 clever ways to get better lighting from your camera’s pop-up flash

    | Photography Tips | 17/05/2014 00:01am
    Built-in flash

    Most entry- and enthusiast-level cameras come with a pop-up flash, which though not especially powerful, can come in very handy. In this tutorial we’ll show you six built in flash techniques than can help you get the better results from this often overlooked and somewhat maligned feature.

    Spring pictures: how to set up your camera for seasonal close-ups

    | Macro, Photography Tips | 16/05/2014 00:01am
    Spring pictures: how to set up your camera for seasonal close-ups

    In this tutorial we show you how to set up your camera using macro focusing and depth of field to perfect your macro photography

    How to photograph flocks of birds: 5 ideas for creative images

    | Photography Tips, Wildlife | 12/05/2014 00:01am
    How to photograph flocks of birds: 5 ideas for creative images

    You don’t need a ridiculously long lens to get beautiful pictures of birds. Wildlife photography expert Mark Hamblin explains how to photograph flocks of birds in five ridiculously creative ways.