7 ways to make precise selections in Photoshop

How to make precise selections in Photoshop: step 2

Follow these seven expert tips for making better, faster, more precise selections in Photoshop, no matter what you want to select.

Natural light photography: how to find the right angle for your shot

How to shoot natural light photography in challenging conditions: step 6

Know how to work the angles and you can turn a difficult lighting situation to your advantage. We explain how the world can be your studio in this natural light photography tutorial.

How to use continuous mode to shoot static subjects

How to use continuous mode to shoot static subjects: step 3

In this tutorial we show you how to enjoy a burst of speed and use your camera’s continuous shooting mode to shoot static subjects.

How to change your Nikon DSLR settings in an instant

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Make the most of your Nikon DSLR’s U modes to change your camera set-up in an instant to suit different subjects.

Abstract photography: how to capture reflections in oil and water

How to photograph still life reflections: step 2

In this quick tutorial we show you how to create amazing abstract images by photographing reflections in oil and water.

Non-destructive editing: how to use adjustment layers to fine-tune images

Non-destructive editing: how to use adjustment layers to fine-tune images

In this photo editing tutorial we’ll show you how to make non-destructive edits to your photos using versatile adjustment layers to selectively target and tweak the colours and tones of an image.

​Autofocus points explained: how to suit your subject and aid composition

How to use the autofocus points on your DSLR: step 3

In this tutorial we explain how to use your the autofocus points on your DSLR to suit your subject and aid your composition.

How to sharpen JPEG images: download our image and follow along!

Step-by-step how to sharpen your JPEG images: step 4

In this photo editing tutorial we’ll show you how to sharpen JPEG images to reveal delicate details without adding artefacts like haloes and noise.

How to enhance a sunset in Photoshop: download our start file and follow along

How to enhance a sunset in Adobe Camera Raw

In this photo editing tutorial we’ll show you how to use the Adobe Camera Raw editor’s sliders to target and boost the saturation of the sunrise colours, to help them look as vivid in print as they did in real life. We’ll also show you how to use the Vibrance slider to boost the weaker colours without oversaturating stronger ones.

Getting better exposures: handheld light meter vs camera metering

Getting better exposures: Handheld light meter vs camera metering

Why would you use a handheld light meter when your DSLR has a metering system built in? Because Incident light readings can make light work of tricky subjects.