DIY Photography Hacks: make your own filter with a cheap pair of sunglasses

DIY Photography Hacks: make your own filter with a cheap pair of sunglasses

In our latest DIY Photography Hacks tutorial we show you how to use an old pair of sunglasses as a filter to create a variety of photo effects.

Creative flower photography: how to shift the focus using layer blending techniques

Creative flower photography: how to shift the focus using layer blending techniques

In this tutorial we show you how to get creative with your macro flower photography by adjusting the focus in three separate exposures, and blending the shots for a magical effect.

DIY Photography Hacks: how to make a clamp to direct off-camera flash

DIY Photography Hacks: how to make a clamp to direct off-camera flash

In our latest DIY Photography Hacks tutorial we show you how to make a really simple clamp for your off-camera flash using a few bits and pieces from around the house!

Live View: 7 Do’s and 3 absolute Don’ts every photographer should remember

Live View: 7 Do's and 3 absolute Don'ts every photographer should remember

Knowing when to press the Live View button – and when to avoid it – will help produce better results, and in this quick guide we’ve spelled 10 important points every photographer should remember.

How to set up your camera for panoramic photography

How to set up your camera for panoramic photography: step 1

In this panoramic photography tutorial we show you how to set up your camera to capture outstanding widescreen images in just three simple steps.

10 pro tips you can use in any genre of photography

The Inverse Square Law: what it means for photographers

It doesn’t matter whether you like to shoot landscapes, portraits or still life photography, these ten tips from our guest bloggers at Photoventure will help you improve your images time and time again.

How to shoot baby portraits that look classic and timeless

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Discover our technique for shooting baby portraits using window light, and with bokeh as soft as your subject!

9 creative photo ideas to try in September

Creative photo ideas for September: 04 Shoot boat photography

Looking for inspiration for your photography? Look no further than these 9 creative photo ideas to try in September!

‘Point of view’ photography: how to shoot first-person lifestyle shots

‘Point of view’ photography: how to shoot first-person lifestyle shots

In this tutorial we show you how to share your point of view in your self-portraiture. Discover how a simple, inexpensive accessory can allow you to take dynamic, first-person action and lifestyle photography without any hassle.

DIY Photography Hacks: how to make your own softbox

DIY Photography Hacks: how to make your own softbox

Eliminate harsh flash without breaking the bank! Our DIY Photography Hacks series starts up again with a simple tutorial showing you how to make your own softbox to create soft, direct light.